Forum for African Women Educationalists – Kenya Chapter. A Member of the FAWE network of 34 chapters in 33 countries in sub-Saharan Africa


“Empowering girls and young women to acquire education for development”

What does FAWE Kenya do?


FAWE Kenya implements programs that aim to empower girls and women through gender-responsive education. Our work focuses on influencing action to reduce gender disparities in access, retention, and performance through a range of initiatives.

Whom it serves


FAWE Kenya works to empower children at County and National levels, especially girls, and women acquire education and training for development in all 47 counties of Kenya by designing and testing interventions that respond to girls’ specific needs in education.

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Programs


 

Tuseme model

Tuseme is a Swahili word that means ‘Let Us Speak Out. Tuseme is an empowerment model based on theatre for development techniques. Theatre is used to communicate and initiate discussion on issues affecting girls.

Science Mathematics and Technology (SMT) Program

This program aims to enhance the quality of teaching and learning of Science, Mathematics and Technology in schools through demonstration and effective use of Information Communication Technology (ICT).

Women Entrepreneurship programs

Financial training to improve handling of finances, using models such as table banking. FAWE Kenya is supporting development of user friendly manuals for groups to use as reference for their financial practices.

Blog


 

LUCY THE ENGINEER

  Lucy Ng’endo Njoroge is an engineer who prides in providing renewable energy services and water purification systems for a clean and green environment. She grew up in a village in western Kenya. She comes from a family of 9 (4 brothers and 2 Sisters) and she is...

THE REASON WHY I CHOSE STEM

My name is Claire Wambui Njuguna, a second-year student in Dedan Kimathi University of Technology, Nyeri. I am currently pursuing Bachelor of Science in Mechatronic Engineering. My love for STEM started way back as a child though I was not so sure which field I would...