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Issues of Gender based violence in Siaya County

09 February, 2023

Representatives from YWCA Kenya, NGS Deborah Olwal , National Board Deputy Chairperson Elisheba Ndwiga and the former Chairperson Leah Ouko, today met with His Excellency Hon. James Orengo , Governor of Siaya County.

The topic of discussion was centered on women & youth empowerment πŸ’ͺπŸ½πŸ‘©πŸΎβ€πŸ¦± and addressing the issue of SGBV (Sexual and Gender-Based Violence), with the Governor stressing the need for a safe house for vulnerable women and girls in the county .

The meeting was also attended by cabinet members of County Government of Siaya including the Deputy Governor, CEC Gender and Education, CEC Lands, and the Chief Officer, Lands.

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