Sensitizing the Community on the Plight of Persons with Albinism and Disability in KIAMBU COUNTY.

Sensitizing the Community on the Plight of Persons with Albinism and Disability in KIAMBU COUNTY.

BACKGROUND: The past years has seen a surge in coverage of incidences of violence and stigmatization against persons with albinism. Cases of human rights violations with Persons with albinism (PWAs) on the receiving end have been brought to the attention of the public more vividly. This has prompted sensitization efforts geared towards propagating awareness of

ASK AND BDF visit to thika school for the blind

TITLE: REPORT ON ASK AND BDF VISIT TO THE THIKA SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND DATE: 12TH FEBRUARY 2015 LOCATION: THIKA SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND SPONSOR: BEIERSDORF EAST AFRICA LIMITED The main purpose for the occasion was issuance of sunscreen lotions, hats and sunglasses to pupils and students with albinism at the school at no cost.

Taking little Bianca to Thika school for the blind

Taking little Bianca to Thika school for the blind. She finally has a new home away from her kidnappers who include her own biological dad in Kuria Migori county. We as albinism society of Kenya are looking for partners and support to create a rescue centre for children and adults with albinism who are in

ongoing projects

1.SUNSCREEN PRODUCTION PROJECT ASK is currently in the process of developing affordable sun screen lotion which will be cost effective for persons with albinism in the country. The society has in partnership with one of our partners who is working on the initials of the project. Currently samples have been produced and are being used

Robinson own story

  Robinson’s own story Born in Mount Elgon County,Robinson s parents took off during infancy while still a young boy.He grew up with relatives before entering the streets.After a couple of years on the streets, he was taken into a children’s home and taken to Machakos. He studied up to standard eight where he passed

Awareness Programmes

Awareness creation talks at All Saints Cathedral ASK in conjunction with the all saints cathedral has been creating awareness in the church for the last 3 years.This is an annual… Above Procession in Kisumu As one of our mandate, ASK in 2009 organized an awareness campaign in the city of Kisumu. This was a very

Rescue of Robinson Mukhwana

Robinson with Timothy Aseka, ASK Program Officer at the home of the National Coordinator upon arrival from human trafficking incident in Tanzania In august 2010, ASK in conjunction of albinism society of Tanzania rescued Robinson Mukhwana from the hands of human traffickers who wanted to sell him to witchdoctors for ritual killings. The culprit a

Awareness creation

Above Procession in Kisumu As one of our mandate, ASK in 2009 organized an awareness campaign in the city of Kisumu. This was a very successful event graced by…

Launch of ASK

  ASK was formally launched at Thika high school for the Blind on 20th October 2007. This was historic moment since this was the first time that persons with albinism had gathered together to have DPO formed to carry out their mandated as indicated in the history of ASK. Children from St Lucies school for

Individual activities

We have successfully carried out interactive and dissemination workshops aimed at creation of awareness in Central, Coast and Eastern provinces. Political Participation program sponsored by USAID on behalf of persons with disabilities in Nairobi and Kisumu regions.Two regional roundtable meeting were held in Kisumu and Nairobi respectively. Two workshops for aspirants with disabilities were carried

Sunrise Live Interview – Prisoner of my skin – 15:46

Sunrise Live Interview – Prisoner of my skin – 15:46 Nominated MP Isaac Mwaura joins Yvonne Okwara in studio to discuss the plight of people living with albinism watch KTN  streaming live from Kenya 24/7 on http://www.ktnkenya.tv follow us on http://www.twitter.com/ktnkenya like us on http://www.facebook.com/ktnkenya
Prisoner of skin with Angel Katusia – 38:38

Prisoner of skin with Angel Katusia – 38:38

Prisoner of skin with Angel Katusia – 38:38 Prisoner of skin with angel katusia watch ktn streaming live from kenya 24/7 on http://www.ktnkenya.tv follow us on http://www.twitter.com/ktnkenya like us on http://www.facebook.com/ktnkenya