Learning to be a Leader: Whole Woman; Whole Leader; Whole World
The Candle for Leadership given to each Participant of the the GWLN 2015
The GWLN 2015 Coaches
Being Inspired in the Great Dinner at Silicon Valley.
Participants at the Great Dinner- Silicon Valley Los Santos
With some of the Participants from Nepal
Participants Awaiting to Declare the Vision for Each Leader
Participants Awaiting to Declare the Vision for Each Leader
The Seven Member Kenyan Team in the GWLN 2015 Program, with the Kenyan Vision- “ We Believe a New World is Possible for Kenya Women”

Title/Qualifications: PhD 
Department/Unit/Section: Sociology, Gender and Development Studies
Contact Address:P.  O Box 43844 -00100, Nairobi.
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Position: Lecturer
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Publications

Workshops/Conferences/Trainings/Seminars Facilitated/Attended

  • Attended :International Men’s Day ,Kenyatta University,19th Nov. 2019
  • Participant:1st Biennial Pre-Conference on Diversified Workforce,Kenyatta University 22nd October, 2019
  • Rapporteur:1st Biennial Research and Innovation Conference on “Research and Innovation for the Achievement of Sustainable Development Goals and Kenya Big Four Agenda.’,Kenyatta
  • University,23rd October, 2019
  • Facilitator:Seminar for First Years on Gender Policy and Sexual Gender Based Violence Policy CGEE, Kenyatta University,26th Sept 2019
  • Facilitator:Workshop on Gender Responsive Budgeting for Finance Staff CGEE, Kenyatta University,28thMay 2019
  • Facilitator:Workshop on Gender Sensitization and Awareness Creation: a TOT WORKSHOP CGEE, Kenyatta University,14th March 2019
  • Facilitator:Workshop on Gender MainstreamingLibra Training Consultancy, at Insurance Regulatory Authority, Nairobi, Kenya,3rd March 2015
  • Facilitator:Workshop on Gender Mainstreaming at the Workplace,Libra Training Consultancy, Naivasha,24th November 2014
  • Attended:E-Learning Facilitation Workshop,Kenyatta University
  • Secretariat:KU Chapter Women International Day Celebrations and the Launch of the Thursdays in Black Kenyatta University,2019
  • Attended:International Women’s Day Kenya School of Government,2019
  • Attended:Household Care Survey Validation Workshop Programme Oxfam, Hilton Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya,2019
  • Attended:Leadership Conference ,The House of Transformation Nairobi, Kenya,12th July 2019
  • Presenter:PhD Research Findings at a Postgraduate Seminar,Graduate School, Kenyatta University,November 2018
  • Coordinator/Secretariat:Being a Leader Conference,Kenyatta University,February 2018
  • Attended: Gender Policy Implementation Workshop,Kenyatta University,June, 2014
  • Attended:Conference on Capacity and Team Building,Preparation For Life International, Dubai, The Fairmont Hotel,October 2009
  • Attended:Workshop on Discussing African Feminism,Kenyatta University,2008
  • Attended:Workshop on the Prevalence of Sexual and Gender Based Violence during the Post Election Violence Henrich Bolling, Nairobi, Kenya,2006

Research Experience

  • Research assistant in the evaluation of support to orphaned and vulnerable children. Compassion International (2007)
  • Co-researcher for a baseline survey on Employee (teacher) satisfaction, Customer Satisfaction, Work Environment and alcohol and drug abuse among teachers. Kenya Institute of Education (2010-2012)
  • Principal researcher on the effects of school-related gender-based violence among pupils in schools in informal settlements of Kasarani District, Nairobi province (2012)
  • Principal Researcher on “Men’s Involvement in the Prevention of Violence against Women in Nairobi City County, Kenya”. (2014-2018)
  • Enumerator in Household Care Survey by Oxfam (2019)

Affiliation to Professional Bodies

  • Member of the Society of Gender Professionals (SGP)
  • Member Kenyatta University Alumni
  • Member Women Advancement Forum - “Think Gender Club”
  • Member Higher Education and Research
  • Member Lecturers and Instructors in Humanities
  • Member Text Book Centre Book Review Club

Dr. Pacificah Okemwa

 Chairperson
Department of Gender and Development Studies


 

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