The International Association of Women Judges Kenya Chapter(IAWJKC) formerly Kenya Women Judges Association (KWJA), is a non-profit, non-partisan organization registered under the Societies Act. Cap 108 Laws of Kenya. The Association was registered in July 1993
A leading association in Kenya of Women Judges and Magistrates that promotes human rights, with special focus on gender parity and access to justice for women and children.’
To promote and enhance human rights with special focus on gender parity and access to justice for women and children through empowerment, awareness creation and development of jurisprudence of equality.
-Independence and Impartiality
-Accountability and Transparency
Together for Justice and Gender Equality
We as the Kenya Women Judges Association realize our vision through:
As IAWJ(Kenya Chapter) we aim and object to:
Governance & Management:
The Executive Committee is made up of 14 honorable members assisted by 10 regional liaisons.
The Constitution of IAWJ (Kenya Chapter) Provides for an AGM as the supreme policy making body and an executive committee headed by the president as the governing body. The executive committee and the regional liaisons hold office for a period of 2 years.
Our Strategic Plan 2017-2021 guides our activities.
The Plan provides a platform for us to re brand and undertake activities in accordance with our vision. The leadership and membership of IAWJ (Kenya Chapter) are confident that the Strategic Plan is an accurate expression of the strategic direction that our members desire for the Association.