About Annual Jurists Conference

The Annual Jurists Conference organized by the Kenyan Section of the International Commission of Jurists brings together members of the Bench and the Bar as well as other participants from the African continent and around the world to discuss various issues.

Outcomes from the 2015 Annual Jurists Conference on achieving gender equality in political processes: From theory to practice

The Kenyan Section of International Jurists (ICJ Kenya) in partnership with the National Gender and Equality Commission (NGEC) and its civil society partners, the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC), Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA Kenya) was proud to host the 2015 Annual Jurists Conference in Kwale County from the 24th  to 28th November 2015.

The conference theme  was dubbed: "Achieving Gender Equality in Political Processes, From Theory to Practice: Lessons for Africa” which focused on African democracies that have attained equitable gender representation in political process with a view to drawing lessons for Kenya in efforts to engender gender representation in political processes.

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