#35-18 Days in Kenya

The work against gender-based violence

Since 1991, thousands of women’s organizations around the world have marked 16 Days of Activism against gender violence from November 25 through December 10th. In this program, you hear about efforts on the Kenya coast.

Host(s): Diana Wanyonyi and Frieda Werden.
Featured Speakers/Guests: Violet Muthiga, Chief Executive Officer of Sauti ya Wanawake Pwani (voice of women in the Coast region); Mary Kiambi, a para-legal for the International Center for Reproductive Health at the Gender Violence Recovery Center; Betty Sharon, Chief Execuitve Officer of Coast Women in Development; additional voices from a video about Coast Women’s work with sex offenders in prison. 

Credits: Produced by Diana Wanyonyi, with Frieda Werden, Series Producer of WINGS. Video sound excerpts from http://www.coastwomen.org/coastwomen/media.html