Impact investors who want to promote women’s economic empowerment must address gender-based violence as part of their strategies, given how high rates of violence are in Kenya. Impact investors have the power to address both violence and broader economic empowerment by incorporating a gender-based violence lens in screening, structuring, and analyzing investments. The coordination of their efforts will enable finance to reduce gender-based violence in Kenya.


Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Kenya Through Targeted Investments

Empowering impact investors to structure targeted gender-based violence informed investments and encouraging the coordination of their efforts to reduce gender-based violence in Kenya.

Audience: Private investors
Geography: Kenya
Type of capital: Private equities and private debt
Investment methodoligies: Due diligence and process metrics


Categories:   Types of Capital | Audiences | Sectors | Geographies | Investment Approaches | Types of Violence


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