Children

Helping Children Embrace Change

By Constance Ndeleko As the adage goes, “Change is inevitable.” Children go through different phases in life whereby they need adults to stand firm with them through different transitions. Sometimes change could be easy and smooth but at times it could be difficult and painful especially when children are feeling stuck. As witnessed during the …

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Helping Children Embrace Change

By Constance Ndeleko As the adage goes, “Change is inevitable.” Children go through different phases in life whereby they need adults to stand firm with them through different transitions. Sometimes change could be easy and smooth but at times it could be difficult and painful especially when children are feeling stuck. As witnessed during the …

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Stop Violence Against Children

By Khadija Mbesa A Campaign to stop violence against children launched in Nairobi. The Ministry of Public Service, Gender, Senior Citizens Affairs and Special Programs, CS Prof. Margaret Kobia will grace the launch at Kibera primary school, The campaign that was dubbed Spot it, Stop it! is spearheaded by the Directorate of Children Services (DCS), and has …

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Historic Ruling on the Harmful Effects of Climate Change on Children’s Rights

This case is very important because it concerns climate change, a huge problem facing the world today, and one which children feel strongly about. By Constance Ndeleko On the 11th October 2021, GENEVA- Child Rights Committee (CRC) published its first ever ruling by an international body after examining a petition filed by 16 children from 12 countries against …

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Historic Ruling on the Harmful Effects of Climate Change on Children’s Rights

This case is very important because it concerns climate change, a huge problem facing the world today, and one which children feel strongly about. By Constance Ndeleko On the 11th October 2021, GENEVA- Child Rights Committee (CRC) published its first ever ruling by an international body after examining a petition filed by 16 children from 12 countries against …

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Battle of the Mind

Mental health illnesses are episodic, just like a lot of physical illnesses.  By Constance Ndeleko Winding the beautiful Meru hills was scenic given the picturesque views of the endless winding hills and streams that enhance the beauty of the land. It was such a great opportunity to take a city break to unveil issues on …

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46 children in Kisii County benefit from the Presidential Bursary Fund

Area Advisory Committee (AAC) meeting at Deputy county commissioner’s boardroom in Gucha town, Bomachoge Chache in Kisii County on Wednesday, August 25, 2021. By Misheba Alfred, KNA At least 46 vulnerable children secondary schools from needy families in Bomachoge Chache Sub County in Kisii County have received Sh 30,000 each from the Presidential Bursary Fund to …

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Restoring Justice

By Constance Ndeleko In a quest to embrace an Africa Fit for Children and promoting their rights for their own best interest, it is vital that we focus our journeys to strengthening child protection systems that will allow children to grow and develop wholly to reach their optimum potential in realizing their dreams. The justice …

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