Board Collaborates with partners to mark 16 Days of Activism against GBV

The Anti FGM Board alongside various partners participated in a series of activities across different counties to mark this year’s 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence whose uniting theme is “Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect.” The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence is an annual international campaign that kicks off on 25 November, the International […]

Hon. Shebesh cascades the Presidential Directive to end FGM in Tana River County

Chief Administrative Secretary Hon. Rachel Shebesh accompanied by Board Chairperson Hon. Agnes Pareyio presided over a meeting with Tana River County National Government Administrators to cascade the Presidential Directive to end FGM by 2022 she issued a directive to the chiefs to initiate a serious crackdown on FGM perpetrators. The CAS observed that chiefs must go out[…]

Narok County Administration Officers pledge to make the county first to end FGM

National Government Administration Officers from Narok County have pledged to make Narok the model county in the eradication of FGM in the country ahead of 2022 envisaged by the government as per the Presidential Directive. In a meeting with the administration officers chaired by the County Commissioner Mr. Evans Achoki, the chiefs pledged to make the county[…]

CS Prof. Kobia warns rogue medical practitioners derailing the fight to end FGM

Medical officers using their hospitals to practice FGM have been warned of prosecution and deregistration if found engaging in harmful and illegal practice. In a meeting with Baringo county administration officers at the Kenya School of Government in Kabarnet town, Public Service and Gender Cabinet Secretary Professor Margaret Kobia denounced some medical practitioners derailing the gains made[…]