RWPL was founded by strong women who were bold enough to speak against the violations that women were going through. We celebrate you for coming up with a dream that has now grown and spread her wings beyond an anticipated capacity. We at Rural Women Peace LINK advocate for protection and promotion of women’s rights. […]
To mark International Women’s Day, Rural Women Peace LINK in partnership with the County Government of Bungoma held the IWD celebrations at Sirisia Sub-County in Bungoma. This year’s theme was Be Bold For Change. The key message for the day was encouraging women to be bold and take up leadership in various platforms in the […]
Mentoring women leaders through capacity building training and exposure to be able to participate in leadership effectively and vie for electable positions and also pursue other areas of leaders. Visible Impact: Although this pillar faces immense challenges owing to attitudes and cultural norms, there are many indications that women are increasingly claiming their stake in […]
We strengthen the role of rural women and youth groups in mitigating violence in the community, monitoring conflict through early warning indicators and mediating conflicts. Key policies that provide for these are UNSCR 1325 and 1820. RWPL has for over decades incorporated through its strategic polices to work towards increasing protection of women and girls […]
Focusing on grassroots women and women survivors of conflict and gender based violence to promote sustainable livelihood management through offering life skills and entrepreneurship; Providing seed grant to facilitate start-up activities; Linkages to financial institutions, partners and donors; Following-up and psycho-social support. Visible Impacts: There is a significant number women groups that have emerged out […]
Advancing recognition and appreciation of women’s human rights in the communities against socio-cultural restrictions and negative perceptions by training of rural based women and girls on their rights through community education on legal education; human rights reproductive health and issues of bodily integrity and increasing access to justice. Visible Impacts: We are seeing significant change in […]
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