Connecting, Transforming and Sustaining Livelihoods

Mainstreaming Human Rights-based approach in the FOs in Kenya

The project covers a period of 1year from 2013-2014 supported by FINNISH Embassy.


Cover the whole country


The main objective of this project is to empower farmers through mainstreaming rights-based approach in KENFAP and its affiliate farmer organizations in Kenya.

Specific objectives

  • To build the capacity of KENFAP/KENAFF on the rights-based approach and mainstream in its operational and developmental initiatives.
  • To establish mechanisms to empower the KENFAP members to participate in dialogue processes to demand for accountability from duty bearers
  •  To enhance farmers awareness on human rights to promote realization of the rights based functional approaches.


  • An institutional assessment report, validated adopted by KENFAP
  • Rights based approach mainstreamed into KENFAP
  • Appropriately agriculture sector specific human rights concerns in Kenya packaged.
  • Agricultural communities aware on sectoral rights based approaches actualized.
  • Farmer Parliaments/Debates institutionalized
  • Sensitization and awareness creation materials produced, distributed among KENFAP membership
  • Rights violation cases are packaged.
  • A report enlisting all actors produced.
  • Solutions to human rights violations identified.

Kilimo Talii

Kilimo Talii

Membership Services

Membership Services

Contact Us

Farmers' Conference Centre
Along Thogoto Mutarakwa Road
P. O Box 43148-00100, Nairobi
Tel: +254 20 2180608 or KSL +254 20 2180648
Mobile: +254 723903957
Fax: +254 20 2180687

Email: farmers(at)