Tagged as: Kenya

Edging closer to equality 14 Feb 2019

As 2018 draws to a close, it is an opportunity to reflect on the momentous progress seen this year in many countries on rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people....

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A powerful protection: using the law to challenge rights violations 11 May 2018

LGBT activists in Kenya are using the law to challenge rights violations – and a landmark ruling is...

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Gay refugees in Malawi face violence and hunger 21 Mar 2018

One evening Didier closed up his shop for the day and went to meet friends, but he had no idea his life was about to change so...

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Phoebe’s story: Using drugs to brave the business 12 Mar 2018

Phoebe Kanana’s story as told to Lucy. K....

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Harm reduction: community and clergy in Kenya come together 26 Feb 2018

How the Omari Project and KANCO are educating people about harm reduction and providing services for people who use drugs in...

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Securing a better future for people in Eastern Africa who use drugs 23 Feb 2018

KANCO's Apondi Bernice Auma on the first ever Eastern Africa Harm Reduction...

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Responding to human rights violations of LGBT people 29 Sep 2017

LGBT and human rights activists trained in using community-based system to monitor and respond to human rights violations of LGBT...

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Kenya: Stories of a hidden LGBT population from Uganda 18 Jan 2017

Reflections on a visit to LGBT organisations and Ugandan asylum seekers in Kenya, who receive support from the Rapid Response...

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Being a gay man in Kenya 18 Jul 2014

Men who have sex with men face discrimination and criminalisation in Kenya. Condoms, education and raising awareness of HIV are...

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