The Kenya Women Parliamentary Association (KEWOPA) on 27th April elected Members for the executive committee for the 11th Parliament....Read More
- 2008 & 2012 Gender mainstreamed the Standing Orders of Parliament.
Gender Responsive Budgeting Guidebook for Parliament:
- 2012–Successfully developed a gender responsive budgeting guidebook for Parliament.
The Kenyan Women Parliamentary group, now known as the Kenyan Women Parliamentary Association (KEWOPA) was formed in May 2001 by the nine women parliamentarians in the eighth parliament.
The membership of the association consists of all the women Members of Parliament from all the political parties both elected and nominated. The formation of the association arose out of the need to raise the number of women parliamentarians, increase their contribution and influence on Parliamentary business and ensure increased attention to issues affecting women.
At the formation of the association members observed that:
KEWOPA was founded to transform these and other inequities that imperiled women's access, participation and achievement in Parliament and other political institutions and processes.