Women in Politics: Challenges of Democratic Transition in Kenya 3/03

Heinrich Böll Foundation, East and Horn of Africa Region
Place of publication
Nairobi
Date of Publication
2003
Number of Pages
118
Licence
Language of publication
English
ISBN / DOI
9966 – 9772 -2 -8

This third issue of ‘Perspectives on Gender Discourse’ focuses on women’s engagement in politics with emphasis on the electoral processes. It highlights the experiences of past elections, seeking to define where Kenyan women have come from, where they are today and what the future looks like. It gives an analysis of the triumphs and challenges with emphasis on the lessons learnt and the way forward.