Impact of Devolution on Women and Girls in Kenya
Devolution has increased opportunities for women and other marginalized groups to participate and engage in county-level planning, budgeting, and implementation, and ensured an opportunity for county governments to integrate gender-responsive mechanisms in these same processes. The report synthesizes the impact in devolved sectors including education, health, agriculture, water and sanitation, and urban planning across the 14 counties of the United Nations Joint Devolution Programme.
Subject areas: Economic empowerment Ending violence against women and girls Health Leadership and political participation Maternal health Political empowerment Sexual and reproductive health and rights
Resource type(s): Project/programme reports
UN Women office publishing: Kenya Country Office
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Publishing entity/ies: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)