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Training of Women Members of Kisumu County Assembly on Gender and Governance

UNESCO in partnership with International Association of Women in Radio and Television (IAWRT) is carrying out a training of Kenyan women members of the Kisumu county assembly on gender and governance. 10 women will participate in this training which will equip them with knowledge and skills and enable them to actively participate in developing gender sensitive policies at the county level. This training is based on the UNESCO “Getting The Balance Right: Gender Equality In Journalism Handbook” and also part of UNESCO’s ongoing initiatives of building capacity of women and enhancing pluralistic media, including by adoption of gender-sensitive policies.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 04.04.2014 09:00 local time
End 04.04.2014 17:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Du Toit, Jaco
Organizer UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa
Contact Jaco Du toit, Advisor Communication and Information, UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa (Tel: +254 (0)20 762 2346/2566, Email:
Country Kenya
City Kisumu County
Venue Jumuia Hotel, Kisumu
Street Po Box Box 770
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 10
Official Website
Link 1 Getting the balance right: gender equality in journalism
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