Projects in Kenya
Nairobi People Settlement Network (NPSN)
Building the Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Capacity of Natural Resource Rights Organizations
To strengthen connections between Kenya’s rural and urban human rights movements, by conducting a series of trainings and exchanges that brings together groups from marginalized communities in both settings.
Ogiek Peoples Development Program (OPDP)
Supporting Indigenous Peoples' Natural Resource Rights
To support the Ogiek indigenous community to gain control over the natural resources that local people depend upon for their livelihoods by creating a "bio-cultural" community protocol and raising awareness about the human impact of forest conservation.
Persons Marginalized and Aggrieved (PEMA Kenya)
Grassroots Advocacy to Reduce Harassment of LGBTI People
To reduce harassment and violence against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people in Mombasa by conducting workshops with policemen, chiefs and village elders to create dialogue and dispel myths about sexual orientation and gender identity.
UHAI - The East African Sexual Health and Rights Initiative (UHAI - EASHRI)
Capacity Building for Sexual Minorities
To build the capacity of and offer technical assistance to UHAI: EASHRI and AJWS grantees in East Africa so that they can better advocate for the rights of sexual minorities.
Upper Rift Minorities (URM)
Mobilization of LGBTI People and Grassroots Advocacy in Turkana
To set up a resource center for pastoral and refugee LGBTI people, establish a safe house for individuals facing security threats and advocate for fair treatment for LGBTI people from health care providers and the police.