Tagged: elections

Where Women are. Gender and the 2017 Kenyan Elections / Free online version

Follow the link: https://ke.boell.org/sites/default/files/where_women_are_gender_the_2017_elections.pdf Free copies are also available at Heinrich Boell Stiftung, Nairobi Office; and IFRA-Nairobi office, Kileleshwa Authors: Nanjala Nyabola & Marie-Emmanuelle Pommerolle Place of Publication: Kenya Date of Publication: August 2018 Number of Pages: 208 License: CC-BY-NC-SA 4.0...

Grammar of Patriarchy: Women and elections in Kenya

Despite gallant efforts over the years, the election platform in Kenya is still largely dominated by men. There are many ways in which elections are gendered in Kenya. Candidates, the media who are tasked...

Exhibition on Elections in Africa: Radio Interview

Institut des Afriques hosted an exhibition covering aspects of elections in Africa.  This exhibition was first organized by IFRA-Nairobi and the National Museums of Kenya(NMK) and hosted at the Nairobi National Museum in 2015. Radio...

“During elections, they do not refuse that we exist.”

  What do Borana women in Mathare think about elections and mainstream political processes? What spaces do they use to intervene in both constituency-based and national politics, if at all? How do their situated...