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Intersex Persons

Report
Intersex Report-Abridged Version

Intersex Persons

Abridged Report

Sexual Violence

Report

Baringo

Inquiry

Universal Declaration of Human Rights - 70 Years

International Human Rights Day 2018

Team KNCHR commemorated the 2018 International Human Rights Day with public awareness and outreach sessions in Makueni with the Makueni Governor, In prisons at Thompson Falls Prison in Laikipia and Kibos Prison in Kisumu and finally with civil society partners in Mombasa, Nairobi and Wajir. Human Rights for all at all times!

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The following are some of the main projects being undertaken by the Commission.

Commissioners

Kagwiria Mbogori

Chairperson

George Morara

Vice Chairperson

Jedidah Waruhiu

Commissioner

Shatikha Chivusia

Commissioner
Human rights are rights inherent to all human beings, whatever our nationality, place of residence, sex, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, language, or any other status. We are all equally entitled to our human rights without discrimination. These rights are all interrelated, interdependent and indivisible. Read More
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is a declaration adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 10 December 1948 at the Palais de Chaillot, Paris. The Declaration arose directly from the experience of the Second World War and represents the first global expression of what many people believe to be the rights to which all human beings are inherently entitled. The full text is published by the United Nations on its website. Read More
The international human rights movement was strengthened when the United Nations General Assembly adopted of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) on 10 December 1948. Drafted as ‘a common standard of achievement for all peoples and nations', the Declaration for the first time in human history spell out basic civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights that all human beings should enjoy. Read More
RT @hakimorara: What is un-African about section 162 of the Penal Code? That a proudly independent African Country(Kenya)has elected to ret… a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
The Kenya National Commission on Human Rights is an Amicus Curiae in the Petition challenging the constitutionality… https://t.co/12CsWKPizN a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @NANHRI40: Maureen Bwisa: @NANHRI40 has been at the front in working with #NHRIs in Africa & stakeholders in disseminating the @ACHPR P… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @ICJKenya: #PettyOffences are inconsistent with Articles 2, 3 and 18 of the African Charter on the right to equality and non-discriminat… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @mosesokinyi: Laws that create #PettyOffences are inconsistent with the principles of equality before the law and non-discrimination on… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @CollaborativeWO: Majority of those in prisons are mostly pre-trial detainees and of largely petty offences.#DecriminalisePettyOffencesN… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @ICJKenya: In 2017, the Principles on the Decriminalisation of #PettyOffences in Africa were adopted by the African Commission, becoming… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @ICJKenya: Approximately 10 women are arrested every day in Nairobi on suspicion of loitering in a manner likely to suggest that they wa… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
"Any offence that undermines Human Rights and is broad and vague should be decriminalised. " Anne Marie Okutoyi of… https://t.co/ScBltolobu 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @NANHRI40: Young police officers who are hands on, should be involved in decriminalising #PettyOffences . City and Conty officers should… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
The @intersex_kenya are a special group to factor in when looking into matters touching of Criminal Justice System.… https://t.co/U2TH0yWk0H 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
#DecriminalisePettyOffencesNow https://t.co/wy43R4K4gj 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Should a drunk addict be subjected to the criminal Justice System, convicted and charged with a 10 years imprisonme… https://t.co/jXBC2vI3xA 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @NANHRI40: If police can warn traffic offenders, loiterers and hawkers can also be warned; but most key- look for sustainable alternativ… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @ICJKenya: Laws on #PettyOffences were imported into Kenya by the British colonialists who used them to limit and control the movement o… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @ICJKenya: Incarceration of petty offenders violates constitutional human rights, such as the rights of an arrested person, right to di… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @ICJKenya: The enforcement of #PettyOffences has come under sharp criticism. From the unfair practices by enforcement agencies and the a… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @ICJKenya: Potential and actual petty offenders continue to experience different human rights violations at different stages of the just… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
"70% of the petty offenders currently charged are the young population." @ICJKenya @NANHRI40… https://t.co/XLS2AkGgWD 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
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