Mediating Peace in Northern Kenya
Government praises bid to curb cattle raids, but critics say stronger mechanisms are needed to enforce peace.
ICC Restates Commitment on Crimes of Sexual Violence
Hague court says it is serious about gender-based crimes. But it is yet to secure a conviction.
Kenya Continues Push for ICC Changes
Nairobi is confident that proposed amendments will pass, but participating states are unlikely to allow major revisions to Hague court’s founding statute.
Draft Bill on Kenyan Governors' Impeachment Welcomed
Lawyers and supporters of devolution say a legal threshold would provide a safeguard on removing governors from office.
Big Questions About Witness Protection in Kenya
Recent murders of women who testified against a man accused of violent crime expose serious flaws in the system.
ICC Prosecutors Withdraw Key Witness
Judges issue stern warning to prosecutors as trial is adjourned until June 16.
Kenyan High Court Orders ICC Suspect's Arrest
Hague court is seeking Walter Barasa’s extradition on charges of interfering with its witnesses.
African Court No Substitute for ICC
Regional officials to discuss an African court that would prosecute war crimes, but not hold national leaders to account.
Kenyan Security Forces Accused of Stoking Tensions
Critics question legitimacy of ongoing counter-terrorism operation.
Global Voices: Africa
Kenya: Women Bearing the Brunt of Climate Change
An ongoing drought has served to amplify historic gender inequalities in arid areas of the country.
Philippines: Single Mothers Continue to Fight Stigma
The notion of family is still strongly influenced by rigid norms in this conservative nation.
Ukraine: War Teens
The lives of hundreds of thousands of young people have been shaped by Russia’s confrontation with Ukraine.
Will We See a Sovereign Central Asia?
As Moscow’s grip falters, and Beijing ups its influence, the region is seeing intriguing moves towards collective agreement and integration.
“Justice is Costly, but Also Priceless.”
Head of Nobel peace prize winning NGO tells IWPR that Ukraine must win a “fundamental battle of values”.
Cuba’s LGTBI Community Demands Change
Although discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation is illegal, the reality is different.