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6 July 2022
Drought in Kenya

Prolonged drought in Kenya pushes communities to their limits, increasing GBV risks for women and girls

At a community gathering in Lokapararai Village, Turkana County, chants of “APEI APEI ng’akankomwon ng’akan!” reverberate from a group of women... Read more

1 July 2022

UNFPA unveils new Country Programme for Kenya

The Executive Board of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has approved the 10th Country Programme for Kenya in the amount of $35.6 million.... Read more

23 June 2022
UNFPA ending GBV

Turning pain to power: Women-led community-based organization leads economic empowerment and GBV protection in Kibera

From a humble beginning, the Feminist for Peace, Rights and Justice Centre (FPRJC ) programs have grown to include women's forums offering... Read more

20 June 2022

World Refugee Day: Building safe havens for youth in Kenya’s refugee communities through sports

At a sporting ground located within the Kakuma Refugee Camp, young girls and boys aged between 10-19 gather for an afternoon of football. However,... Read more

16 June 2022
ICPD25 Youth Coalition Kenya

Youth coalition launched to advance implementation of Kenya’s ICPD25 commitments

A coalition of youth-led and youth-serving organizations in Kenya has officially been launched with the goal of promoting meaningful engagement and... Read more

10 June 2022
Launch of the Japanese funded project, Hope Beyond Covid-19

UNFPA, Government of Japan launch Covid-19 recovery project in Kenya

With US $ 601,000 funding from the Government of Japan, UNFPA Kenya has launched a project aimed at building resilience amongst communities worst... Read more

25 May 2022
The Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health Development Impact Bond is backed by a $7million investment from the UN Joint SDG Fund

Unveiling the World’s first Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health Development Impact Bond in Kenya

A Joint United Nations team in Kenya comprising of the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office, SDG Partnership Platform, UNFPA, WHO, UNAIDS, has partnered... Read more

24 May 2022
A group of young mothers attend a peer learning session at the Mtwapa Health Center, Kilifi, Kenya

Building one-stop centers for integrated sexual and reproductive health services in Kenya

Mtwapa Health Center is a small but busy facility in Kilifi County that serves more than 60,000 residents living in Mtwapa town and the surrounding... Read more

20 May 2022
Bissil health center

Expanding access to family planning for women in Kenya's remote areas

Fewer things have a greater impact on the life of a woman than the number and spacing of her children. For 27-year-old Jane Saidemu, the availability... Read more

10 May 2022
Participants in the Tujijenge Tujilinde Initiative in Kibera

Soap-making and GBV prevention initiative expands to empower more women in Kibera

With new funding from Japanese Company Meiji Holdings co., and technical support from UNFPA, the Feminist Peace Rights and Justice Centre (FPRJC)... Read more