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Wangari Maathai

Born: 1940 Died: 2011 WOMEN’S ROLE IN REALIZING SDG 10 As a woman, you may have never considered how greatly you can transform your community. It appears to be something of a burden than it is to make positive change. It is hard to make out what it is like to become a force to

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Freedom of Expression Article 33

We are all entitled to the right to freedom of expression. Infact the constitution of Kenya has provisions that clearly state that we all have the right to seek, receive, or air out our thoughts and ideas. Whether you choose to do this through art, through an academic thesis, whichever way you deem fit, you

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LEVELING THE PLAYING FIELD FOR WOMEN TO ACHIEVE 2/3 GENDER RULE

With less than a year to the next general election in Kenya, there is a need to revisit the gender parity law in parliament. On 22 September 2020, the then President of the Supreme Court of Kenya, Justice Maraga, was considered mad for his timely dissolution advisory to President Uhuru Kenyatta following what was termed

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MAHATMA GANDHI

Born: October 2, 1869, Porbandar, India—Died: January 30, 1948, Delhi. Indian lawyer, politician, social activist, and writer British Classical scholar Gilbert Murray sentiments about Mahatma Gandhi, 1918. “should be very careful how they deal with a man who cares nothing for sensual pleasure, nothing for riches, nothing for comfort or praise, or promotion, but is simply

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The Constitution of Kenya has provisions for equality for all

One of the targets of goal 10 is to empower and promote the social, economic, and political inclusion of all; Putting much emphasis on the minorities and marginalized groups. Marginalized groups can be defined as those excluded from mainstream social, economic, educational, and/or cultural life. Examples of marginalized populations include, but are not limited to,

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ADDRESSING MISINFORMATION TO STRENGTHEN DEMOCRACY

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF DEMOCRACY Theme: Strengthening Resilience in the Face of Future Crises. ADDRESSING MISINFORMATION TO STRENGTHEN DEMOCRACY This year’s People Dialogue Festival that commenced on 15th September 2020 did not disappoint. The Centre for Multiparty Democracy initiative to have a forum where citizens from all levels of society converge to discuss issues of the state

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