IMPACT works to ensure that all communities of Northern Kenya have access to human rights by encouraging advocacy and lobbying key stakeholders. What we do:
Documenting and reporting human rights violations.
Training paralegal workers and human rights defenders.
Organizing human rights awareness campaigns and training.
Advancing indigenous people at the national, regional and international level with a focus on the Africa Commission on Human and Peoples rights and UN processes.
Providing legal aid and linking to survivors of human rights violation and abuses to national strategic organizations.
IMPACT halted the violent evictions of more than 300 households in the Kisiriri and Pessi areas of Rumuruti, Laikipia West Constituency.
IMPACT supported the litigation process against the eviction of the Leparua community in Isiolo County.
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY 2021
IMPACT is celebrating the International Women Day by launching its organizational gender strategy and a thematic position paper dedicated to strengthen indigenous women leadership and rights to land and natural resources.
Challenging barriers and factors inhibiting indigenous women from the full realization of their land and natural rights enables the women concerned to realize their full potential.