M.P.I KENYA PROGRAMS

THE GIRLS UNITED

The program establishes relationships among emerging and successful young women leaders and girls in upper primary and high schools through mentorship with those in university. The unity of these categories forms a triad that shall be used to develop capabilities and expand opportunities for the numerous young girls of 11-18 year old girls and young women. The programme empowers them to inter alia; understand their basic human rights, demand for active participation and visibility in democracy and governance issues among them reproductive health rights and be instrumental in offering alternative leadership and lessons derived by models at the universities.

 

HUMAN RIGHTS AND ACCESS TO JUSTICE

This program recognizes the gains entranced in the constitution specifically the progressive Bill of Rights, Separation of Powers and devolution. The program seeks to address inequalities, levels of marginalization of communities to effectively participate in governance. Most importantly, is to open space for an enabling environment that promote the rule of law, human rights and democracy through the spirit of constitutionalism, civic engagement, citizen participation and access to justice for all groups.

 

CIVIC ENGAGEMENT AND AWARENESS

MPI Kenya affirms that strategic research is the ultimate tool of capturing results with respect to
defined organizational theories of change. Through these program leaders of local organizations, opinion shapers and prefects will be able to inspire other students to change expectations, perceptions and motivations towards universal human rights approach.

Other civic actors are engaged in through training and capacity building on matters that directly or indirectly affect the community. In this regard, the program seek to build thematic networks, coalitions and or partnerships in Mathare and Nairobi to collectively protect the rights of communities and increasing the quality of democracy where citizens make important decisions on matters of their day to day business.

 

OUR STRATEGIC PLAN

Democratic values and attributes among young leaders in schools and CBOs in Mathare enhanced by 2017 and attained by 2019.
2. Participatory and accountable human rights-cantered governance among legislative and executive actors in Nairobi County-enhanced by 2017 and attained by 2019.
3. The capacity of CBO and school going leaders in human rights discourse, advocacy and

INSTITUTION DEVELOPMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY

MPI Kenya invests in value addition to the organization’s support services that include infrastructure, human resources, finance and management, procurement, information delivery of the organization’s primary activities. The organization further seeks to build synergy between its limited resources and capability for competitive advantage delivery of its current and future interventions. In this regard, the project seek to ensure high quality of her program, secure highly qualified and skilled personnel, conduct financial reserve and contingency planning and most importantly realistic goals and vision.