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When Elephants Fight, the Grass Below Suffers

Dr. Karambu Ringera discusses her efforts to foster peace dialogues among internally displaced women, as well as her vision for Kenya's future. Read More »

"HIV and AIDS is spreading like wildfire throughout the camps."

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Kenyan Women Come Together to Take Back Their Country

World Pulse has just released a special edition of our e-magazine, dedicated to the women of Kenya and their response to the current crisis. Take a look! … Read More»

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"We Ran For Our Lives," by Leah Okeyo

by Leah Okeyo ( This article was received by World Pulse editors on Wednesday, February 13. ) … Read More»

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Kenyan Women Come Together to Take Back Their Country

Ever since the news broke for us late on the evening of December 28 with the e-mail headline, "RIOTS" from our new Kenyan correspondent, we have been closely, and painfully, following Kenya's plunge into post-election violence.

The news has been almost unimaginable. Although it has become routine for us to hear of rampant attacks and political chaos in the DRC, Sudan and elsewhere; somehow, we didn't see it coming from Kenya, one of the most stable countries in East Africa. We went from eagerly following a largely peaceful electoral process—with more women running for parliament than ever before—to watching a nation crumble before our eyes. Read More »

"If the constitution cannot be made to serve everybody, the world should become one voice for the sake of humanity.""

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Today: Prayer Day for Kenya

I came across this message today, and I thought I would post it here to get the word out: … Read More»

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"No Media, No Gatherings, No School": An Update from Auma in Migori, Kenya

I spoke at length with PulseWire user Auma via Skype this evening. She sends this update from Kenya: … Read More»

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Kenya's elections: How did women fare?

Dear all, … Read More»

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Spotlight: Kenya's elections: How did women fare?

Hi - I thought this posting was relevant to the question of how women are gaining electoral power in Kenya, even as they bear the brunt of the recent attacks and sexual assaults linked to post-elector … Read More»

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Kenya Update on Sit re Sexual Violence - Response of NGOs, women leaders..

Dear all, Here is a detailed update of situation in Kenya from Nairobi. with brief update on key needs of women/NGOs and children related to ARV access and services related to sexual violence: … Read More»

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