Promote Children Participation in Kenya

Sep 13, 2010


The award
The award

TYSA WINS MILLENIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS AWARD IN KENYA TYSA emerged top on Inaugural Millennium Development Goal No. 3: Promoting gender equality and empowering women. The MDGs Trust Fund Kenya was the main organizer of this event which was held on 10th September 2010 at the National Museum of Kenya. Other partners include; UNDP Kenya country office, UN Millennium Campaign, Synovate and Microsoft among others The award seeks to recognize and celebrate Kenyan institutions that are making impactful differences in the society with regards to MDGs. The spotlight was on organizations that have demonstrated outstanding and innovating efforts towards the delivery o the eight MDG goals through their core porgrammes. The award also aims to recognize significant efforts made by various institutions to advance social change through their innovations and in their different capacities to achieve the MDGs. TYSA’s ‘Wasichana Tunaweza ‘- Girls We Can Project was outstanding in the delivery the MDG; promoting gender equality and empowering women. This project seeks to eliminate gender disparity through increased accesses to educational and retention and capacity building opportunities for girls.

The award considered many factors including the whole TYSA organization. Children, especially girls participation in decision making.The children have a big stake in this award as they are key players in the organization.Without their presence and contribution, we could not have just won the award.

TYSA wants to express gratitude to all the organizations and individuals who have support the girl’s project. We are humbled by your continued support which has made our work visible in Kenya. This is a great recognition to the work TYSA is doing to meet the Millennium Development Goals in Kenya

Young girls enjoy the award
Young girls enjoy the award
  • ECleere
    ECleere Many, many congratulations! You truly deserve this reward for all of your hard work.
    • 4 years ago
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Gichuki Francis

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