Governor’s wife Nyeri County, Mrs. Margaret Nderitu (R), awards certificates during an Imarisha Biashara Public Procurement Bidder Training in Nyeri, Sep 2014
Imarisha Biashara Public Procurement Bidder Training participants in Nyeri County, Sep 2014
Imarisha Biashara Public Procurement Bidder Training participants in Nairobi County, July 2014
Ms Caroline Mutoko endorsing the Kenya CEIBS- WELA programme during a breakfast meeting on November 2014
Hon. Dr. Susan Musyoka Women’s representative Machakos County addressing participants during an Imarisha Biashara Public Procurement Bidder Training in Machakos, Sep 2014
(L-R) KAWBO Board member. Ms. Mercy Waithanji, Hon. Dr. Susan Musyoka Women’s Representative Machakos County and KAWBO staff member, Sep 2014
KAWBO AT THE 59th SESSION OF THE COMMISSION STATUS OF WOMEN IN NEW YORK
KAWBO was part of an esteemed panel at the Kenya Side Event hosted by the Ministry of Devolution and Planning on the 59th session of the Commission on the Status of Women at the UN Headquarters, Tuesday March 17, 2015.
The event showcased Kenya’s affirmative action policy to guarantee women, youth and persons living with disability access to supply goods and services to the government. The important role of women business associations in women’s economic empowerment was well articulated by our very own Board Member -Ms. Jane Kiragu at the side event.
“I am humbled by the number of countries that are interested in replicating our model on 30% procurement reservations.”Ms. Anne Waiguru, CS Devolution and Planning.
“The Imarisha Biashara Campaign increases women participation in public procurement.”Ms. Jane Kiragu -KAWBO Board Member
Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka -UN Women Executive Director in making her remarks at the event also latched on to the important role of women’s business associations in the success of Kenya’s preferential public procurement program.