Education critical to empower indigenous women in Kenya, says an activist

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Agnes Leina, Executive Director Il'laramatak Community Concerns (Kenya)

Indigenous women in Kenya face a number of challenges including lack of education and economic opportunities, according to an indigenous activist.

Agnes Leina is the Executive Director of a non-governmental organization called Il'laramatak Community Concerns based in Nairobi, Kenya, which is working with various indigenous communities.

UN Radio's Derrick Mbatha caught up with Ms. Leina when she was in New York recently to attend a United Nations meeting on women to find out about some of the difficulties that indigenous women in Kenya face.

Duration; 4'57"

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