Women Rights Advocacy Programme
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Educate women, girls, and the community at large on the rights of women and girls:
- Communal effects of cultural practices that violate these rights, such as early marriages, FGM, and GBV.
Implement GBV prevention strategies:
- Help promote alternative rites of passage for girls in pastoral communities in northern Kenya.
- Provide legal counsel, safe houses, and guidance and counseling to the survivors of GBV, FGM, and early marriages.
- Create, empower, and promote gender champions and networks.
According to the National Council for Population and Development in Kenya, early marriages, HIV, and gender-based violence (GBV) are the top three biggest challenges facing youth today across the country, with northern Kenya registering the highest maternal mortality rate in Kenya due to obstructed labor caused by FGM.