Apply! Gender Justice and Human Rights Interactive Workshop, 17-18th Nov, Nairobi

The Leitner Center for International Law and Justice in collaboration with CREAW are organising a free, two-day workshop that will take place at Nairobi’s Sankara Hotel from Nov. 17 – 18th. The goal of this interactive workshop is to train university students and early career activists on gender justice through the framework of gender studies […]

#PrideMonth – Why, now than ever, we need Allies to ‘come out’

Even though international sources recognise East African media as one of the most vibrant in the continent, LGBTQI voices are virtually put in the back-burner – to only be used for hits, to distract from issues, to generate comments, or for caricature.  Even more non-existent are “ally” voices – persons who, though not identifying as […]

Why Denis Nzioka carries sanitary pads in his bag – Full, unedited interview

Still largely a taboo topic, menstruation is talked about in hushed tones, and often, only by women. But one man, Denis Nzioka, is not afraid of talking about it, or even carrying pads to give out randomly to women who need them, either on the streets or entertainment spots such as bars, and even in church.