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Free Services At Last: Medical Regulations on Sexual Offences Act

As we mark the end of the 2012,16 days of activism,survivors of sexual violence can breath a sigh of relief with the gazetment of the medical regulations on sexual offences act via legal notice 133. The provisions of the medical regulations on  sexual offences act are:  THE SEXUAL OFFENCES (MEDICAL TREATMENT) REGULATIONS, 2012 Citation. 1.   […]

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If Not You,Then Who;If Not Now,Then When

Responding to sexual violence requires all of us to arise and end this vice: if not you,then who;if not now then when Share this:

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The Africa Unite Campaign

Kenya recently witnessed the launch of the Africa Unite Campaign on 14th and 15th November 2012 at the Hilton Hotel.This campaign  will be run under the United Nations Campaign on ending violence against women,initiated by Ban Ki Moon The africa unite campaign focusses on 3 P’s PROTECT women and girls from  becoming victims PREVENT gender […]

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Rape and Pregnancy:Current Practices

Pregnancy: Rape in Kenya The Kenya National Guidelines on the management of sexual violence clearly indicate that any female survivor of rape who meets the eligibility criteria ought to be given EC. EC is the emergency contraceptive given to survivors of rape in Kenya to protect them from conceiving. This drug is to be given […]

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