IAWJ-Kenya Chapter hold an SGBV sensitization forum to mark International Day of Women Judges

The International Association of Women Judges – Kenya Chapter (IAWJ-Kenya Chapter) led by their President Justice Agnes Murgor, held a sensitization forum on Sexual Gender Based Violence (SGBV) to mark the UN International Day of Women Judges at Makadara Law Courts.

Justice Agnes Murgor said the sensitization forum was aimed at enhancing coordination among justice actors in addressing SGBV and employing a victim centered justice system for survivors.

“As justice actors, we each have our roles to play, and we must diligently perform these roles to ensure that the ends of justice is served to all without fear or favour and in accordance with the dictates of the Constitution”. Said Justice Murgor

The judge noted that to mark the day, members of the Association country wide were holding open days in their respective court stations to create awareness on the role of courts and sensitise communities on areas of concern including SGBV, Land issues, inheritance and succession matters.

This year’s theme is “Women Judges Pioneering in and Transforming the Legal


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