The ceremony entailed the eventful occurrence of the former street boys who were successfully rehabilliated and enrolled back school by AFCIC. Having attained the requisite and necessary age, the five boys underwent the whole surgical procedure under the meticulous and delicate care of Dr. Oscar Ndumbi. This is an event … Read moreRITE OF PASSAGE FOR INTERIM CARE CENTRE BOYS
Female Genital Mutilation, also referred to as female circumcision, is the intentional alteration of the female genitalia. This practice is mostly done on infants or girls who are yet to hit puberty. It is a rite of passage that is deemed to get young girls ready for womanhood and marriage. … Read moreSTOP FGM NOW!
Picture children playing on the school playground. All the laughter, giggles, screams, yells and occasional cries leaves you yearning for your tender days. You look over your shoulder, surveying the area for any other adults in sight. You spot a colleague and you quickly rethink joining the children. But you … Read moreTHE ‘NO FOOD’ POSTER
Article 260 of the Kenyan Constitution provides that an “adult” means an individual who has attained the age of eighteen years and “child” means an individual who has not attained the age of eighteen years. The legal definition is clear and succinct. The logic of the ‘age of majority’ (i.e. … Read moreWho is a Child?