Technology-Assisted Violence Against Women may soon end in Kenya

Cyber bullies will soon suffer great consequences if recommendations by International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) are adopted and implemented in kenya. The policy brief titled Ending Technology-Assisted Violence Against Women (TAVAW) in Kenya seeks to reduce and if possible end the growing trend of women being constantly abused over the internet. According to Elsy Sainna,…

Controversial bill to lower age for sex consent rejected

When the Sexual Offences Act was enacted in 2006, it was considered a landmark law that would reduce cases of sexual abuses, harassment and violence as well as early and forced child marriages. However, come 2016, the Kenyan National Assembly introduced an amendment to the Act seeking to reduce the age of consent from 18…