Author: Nyarwek

Like other institutions in society, religious and cultural institutions and their leaders play an important role in how persons who engage in sex with persons of the same sex or who are gender nonconforming are seen or treated. In May 2015, NYARWEK commissioned a survey to examine the perspectives of religious leaders and their institutions towards gender nonconformity. Gender nonconformity refers to persons who think,...

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INTRODUCTION Background Information The interplay between religion and law is a fascinating and intricate one. Like other institutions in society, religious institutions and their leaders play an important role in how persons who engage in sex with persons of the same sex or who are gender nonconforming are seen or treated. Christians have often sought to influence legislators in ways which furthered the creation of a society...

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14TH AUG 2015: CLUSTER MEETING PURPOSE: To mitigate cluster development 24th AUG 2015: ARTISTS CONSORTIUM PURPOSE: Planning meeting for the final quarter Planning the lobbying exercise 3RD SEPT: COORDINATORS MEETING PURPOSE: To discuss issues affecting clusters. 3RD SEPT MEETING FOR THE SECURITY PEOPLE PURPOSE: To discuss issues affecting the security people 4th SEPT 2015: SECURITY PEOPLE MEETING PURPOSE: To discuss issues affecting the security personnel 14TH SEPT: M&E MEETING PURPOSE:Teaching staff on how to plan and make...

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Profiles, Reflections & Visions – Report on LGBTI Group Workings in Nyanza, Western Kenya & Rift Valley Nyanza Rift Valley Western Kenya (NYARWEK) the regional LGBTI coalition based in Kisumu conceived the idea to reach out to the LGBTI individuals, partner groups within Western, Nyanza & Rift Valley region of Kenya in order to develop the existing relationships and coordinate workings and organization. It was also necessary...

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28th march 2015: Gay and lesbian human rights commission meeting Purpose for the meeting -Introduction to paralegal training 17th June 2015 KISPED AND KISLEB MEETING Four people were present 2 from KISLEB and 2 from KISPED Purpose for the meeting Discussing on the call for France Embassy proposal The two groups came together to discuss on the proposal so as to come up with a joint proposal 27th June 2015: TRAINING ON WEBSITE...

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