The Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) project is focussed on drought affected areas. Under this project, This Ability Trust is advancing the rights of women with disabilities through distribution of hygiene kits to women and girls with disabilities of reproductive age in drought prone areas such as Kilifi, Kwale, Kajiado, Uasin Gishu, Kakamega, Kisumu and Nairobi Counties.
The lack of data exacerbates the invisibility of women with disabilities, and for duty bearers and policymakers - it is critical to have the right data to be able to develop the right policies and budgets. With support from UNFPA, This Ability Trust developed a USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data)
A Consultant to co-create a module on Adolescent sexual and Reproductive Health Rights(Closed)
Access to health is a fundamental human right as outlined in Article 43 (1) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 which states that: Every person has the right-to the highest attainable standard of health, which includes the right to health care services, including reproductive health care;
This Ability Trust is a non-profit organization that works to advance the rights and inclusion of women and girls with disabilities in Kenya. Our main objective is to amplify the voices and increase visibility of women and girls with disabilities. We focus our work on the thematic areas of sexual and reproductive health and economic rights.
To develop a structure for collection of experiences of women with disabilities to be uploaded on our website
To train Mama Siris on the collection of experiences of violence among women with disabilities.
To co-create a platform on This Ability Trust website to serve as our citizen’s observatory
Work in partnership with This Ability Trust team from design to execution of the BTL campaign in Kajiado County.
To provide accurate and timely feedback
Ensure that branding and staff conduct are in line with This Ability Trust’s acceptable standards of representation.
Field data collection and reporting
Gender and Disabled Women's Rights Consultant (Closed)
To provide project seed funding for selected projects among the Digitaldadas 2019, 2020, 2021 cohorts and deliver incubation, guidance and continued support to ensure selected projects achieve overall success and self-sustainability. Specific Objectives
To increase access of women and girls with disabilities to proper menstrual and bodily hygiene products.
Work in partnership with This Ability team
To provide accurate and timely feedback
Ensure provision of appropriate hygiene kits that are convenient to women and girls with disabilities.
The loss of livelihoods made women with disabilities unable to provide for themselves and their families, contributingto stress, anxiety, and psychosocial problems. This Ability seeks to end the stigma on mental health and raise awareness by encouraging young women with disabilities to share, learn how to deal with stress and speak out on mental health issues.
The negative impact of corruption at county and national governments on women and girls with disabilities and its adverse effects are experienced in a variety of ways, because of the reduced investments and ineffective social protection and accountability measures.Additionally, it is important for women with disabilities to understand the importance of gender analysis in order to fight against corruption.
We work to increase access to sexual and reproductive health rights and economic empowerment for women and girls with disabilities across various counties. Our website is one of the platforms that amplifies our work and the experiences of women with disabilities. We are therefore seeking a professional to join our team to support the updating of our existing website.
To increase the visibility of women with disabilities at the national and international level, by improving the quantitative curated data.
To analyse all the registered data on HESABIKA platform and provide evidence to develop our advocacy campaigns and improve our program implementation.
To review all the registrations done to date
To analyse the provided data