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Nairobi Securities Exchange Partnership

NFNV Kenya has undertaken activities over the years some of which are highlighted below. NAIROBI SECURITIES EXCHANGE PARTNERSHIP In 2015, the Nairobi Securities Exchange (“NSE”) in partnership with NFNV conceptualised the NSE Leadership and Diversity Series (“Series”); an initiative aimed at promoting diversity and inclusion on boards of listed companies for business growth and sustainability […]

An Implementing Partner

NFNV: AN IMPLEMENTING PARTNER NFNV has also served as an on the ground implementing partner. • I.AM 2.0 Initiative I.AM, an initiative launched in 2016, called for young people to own and engage in conversations regarding their sexual reproductive healthand submit solutions that address their sexuality and sexual reproductivehealth issues and those of their peers. […]

Research: Women In Media

RESEARCH: WOMEN IN MEDIA: WHAT IS THE NARRATIVE? In 2016, NFNV partnered with renowned research firm InfotrakResearch & Consulting to conduct a study on how Kenyan women are portrayed in the media entitled Women In Media: What is the Narrative? Interviews were carried out with 800 individuals and the findings were further analysed by NFNV. […]

Usaid East Africa Investment Trade Hub

USAID EAST AFRICA INVESTMENT TRADE HUB (EAITH) PARTNERSHIP In 2018, NFNV and EAITH collaborated on the Gender Lens Investing Workshop and Investor Showcase initiative to provide an investor readiness capacity building programme for women entrepreneurs in Tanzania aimed at improving bankability, providing an opportunity to engage with the investment community, build confidence and amplify business […]

Nuru Mugambi

Nuru has contributed to the shaping of the banking industry in Kenya. As director of public affairs and lead on Sustainable Finance at Kenya Bankers Association, she has spearheaded strategic initiatives aimed at reinforcing the industry’s role of being a core driver of Kenya’s sustainable economic development. Her contributions towards policy formulation have led the […]

Muthoni Kamere

Secretary and Trustee, New Faces New Voices Lawyer and Corporate Governance Consultant Muthoni is lawyer and corporate governance consultant at Kamere and Co. Advocates and Founder of Soari Associates, a professional services firm providing corporate governance, company secretarial, compliance support and advisory services. She has over 15 years’ experience in various sectors including development finance, […]

Makena Mworia

Makena Mworia Director, Client Services Kenya Climate Innovation Center Makena holds two Master degrees –a Master’s in Business Administration, an MSc in International Securities, Investment and Banking, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Financial Economics. She has built over 13 years’ professional experience inthe Financial Services and Development sectors acrossAfrica and Europe. In addition, she has […]

Kamuzu Banda

Kamuzu Banda is the Chief Operations Officer at Tim-Sky Media Services Limited – a Public Relations (PR) and digital marketing company operating in East Africa. Kamuzu is very experienced in developing and executing communication strategies and plans, team management as well as client relations. Prior to venturing in to PR, Kamuzu spent eight years in […]

Andia Laura Chakava

Andia Laura Chakava is an Investment professional. She is thefounding Chairperson of New Faces New Voices Kenya chapter (women in finance network) and is passionate about facilitating intra Africa investment, investor education and is a global thought leader in gender lens investing.She is the founding principal of AC Advisory and is currently the Investment Director […]

Valentine Njoroge

An African daughter of feminism Valentine Njoroge is the founder and CEO of dadasphere Media Ltd, an innovative and exploratory platform for African women to be seen and to be heard. Dadasphere exists to empower and free women through sharing our lived experience. Who is Valentine Njoroge? Valentine grew up in Nairobi, and later studied […]