Kenya National HBW Workshop and HBW Africa Regional Meeting

March 17, 2019 - March 21, 2019

Nairobi, Kenya


Women in Informal Employment: Globalizing and Organizing (WIEGO) Ltd.  in partnership with the Kenyan Federation for Alternative Trade (KEFAT) will host the Kenya National HBW Workshop and the HBW Africa Regional Meeting in Nairobi from 17 - 21 March 2019.

Both events seek to support national and regional organising and networking of home-based workers, in an effort to promote greater visibility for these workers.

During the Kenya National HBW Workshop which will take place from 18 -19 March, discussions will centre around the development of a national network of Kenyan Home-Based Workers.

The HBW Africa Regional Meeting, scheduled for 20 - 21 March will focus on the building and strengthening of HBW organizations from the countries represented (Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Tanzania and South Africa) and in Africa. 

More information

Learn more about the Organization & Representation Programme

Learn more about Home-Based Workers

Read Strengthening the Movement of Home-Based Workers

Read Global Movement of Home-Based Workers

Read Summary of Key Findings from Cooperation Among Workers in the Informal Economy: A Focus on Home-Based Workers and Waste Pickers