Category: Rights

THE BLADE

Author; Ritah Anindo
Affiliation; Nairobi Youth Advisory Council

Did they have to undergo the cut! Yells Amina
In a squatting position Amina struggled to peep through the small hole in the rusty brown iron sheet, all she saw was blood profusely flowing down the thighs of her peers; Nasra and Sadia who were 7 and 8 years respectively. She wanted to help her friends escape the painful ordeal but she was not able to as she es....

26Feb

THE BLADE

Author; Ritah Anindo
Affiliation; Nairobi Youth Advisory Council

Did they have to undergo the cut! Yells Amina
In a squatting position Amina struggled to peep through the small hole in the rusty brown iron sheet, all she saw w....

26Feb

RIGHT TO PLAY

Play is so important to optimal child development that it has been recognized by the United Nations High Commission for Human Rights as a right of every child. This birthright is challenged by forces including child labor and exploitation practices, ....

26Feb

PROTECTING GIRLS AND WOMEN FROM VIOLENCE

Violence against women and girls is all too prevalent in the world. It crosses cultures, economic status and ethnicity. Violence can take many forms; domestic abuse, trafficking, rape, or harmful practices such as early marriage and female genital....

26Feb

Children need support when their parents divorce

The Marriage Act, as read alongside the constitution, offers the structure on how people marry in Kenya.

Although it is a divine calling to populate the world, there is no statutory requirement that makes it mandatory to get children. <....

26Feb

Rights Of Children In Islam

From the Islamic point of view, a child is bestowed upon his or her parents from Allah the Almighty as a trust (amanah). With this trust, comes responsibility. The responsibility of a parent includes providing the child with a living environment wher....

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