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Legal Resources Foundation Trust, Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya
Joined June 2012
Presence in: Kenya

Non-govermental organization that seeks to promote access to justice for the poor, vulnerable and marginalized in Kenya.

Our Motto – Access to Justice

Our vision is to see a just an equitable society or one that upholds human rights ensures justice and equity for all especially the poor, vulnerable and excluded members of the society either as an individual or as a group.

Our day to day operations are inspired by the belief on basic Human Rights Principles and are guided by our core values embedded in our organizational culture.

People Associated With This Organization

Agnes Rogo

Kenya  
Legal Resources Foundation Trust, Kenya
Joined August 2020
Interests: Criminal Justice, Economic Empowerment, Gender-based violence, Traditional / Customary Justice, Women's Rights
Human Rights Lawyer. Passionate about gender justice, child rights and criminal justice reforms.

Christine Odero

Kenya  
Legal Resources Foundation Trust, Kenya (Unverified)
Joined July 2018
Interests: Criminal Justice, Education, Family, Gender-based violence, Generalist Legal Services, Governance, Women's Rights
I am one person whose driven by euthuasism and passion for my work especially when it comes to empowering communities. Currently the programs Co-ordinator at Faraja Foundation. I have been in employment for 8 years now grown in my area of expertise. I have a passion for women and children. And I do a lot of advocacy in the criminal justice system, Capacity Development, Human Rights, and Advocacy work and I also coordinates a project on Human Rights funded by European Union 2018-2020 with partners implemented in criminal Justice and related Jurisdictions. I'm interested in this network for information sharing, learning and to get a global exposure as well.

Eric Mukoya

Kenya  
Legal Resources Foundation Trust, Kenya
Joined April 2020
Interests: Corruption, Criminal Justice, Environmental Justice, Gender-based violence, Land & Natural Resources
A lawyer with interest in community development and resources mobilization. I am in charge of a legally empowering organization and work with many state and nonstate actors in increasing access to justice among the indigent. I am also a writer on contemporary issues of governance, rule of law, democracy and community movement.

Jackson Ojwang

Kenya  
Legal Resources Foundation Trust, Kenya (Unverified)
Joined August 2019
Interests: Community / Customary Land Rights, Labor & Employment
I am an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya, with a bias in Human Rights Law. I am a facilitator at Legal Resources Foundation Trust (LRF) and Haki Mashinani, both organizations providing free legal clinics and Paralegal training.

Salome Wangari Njuguna

Kenya  
Legal Resources Foundation Trust, Kenya
Joined June 2012

Timothy Mwichigi

Kenya  
Legal Resources Foundation Trust, Kenya
Joined August 2019
Interests: Criminal Justice, Governance, Traditional / Customary Justice
I specialize in human rights, access to justice and governance issues under the Administration of Justice Programme at Legal Resources Foundation (LRF), an NGO based in Nairobi for the last ten years. I have participated in formulation, design and implementation of numerous projects around human rights and access to justice including legal aid for indigent criminal offenders.

I possess vast experience in training and facilitation of community paralegals on Alternative Dispute Resolution, Paralegalism and Access to Justice, Law and Society, Democracy and Governance. I have trained paralegals for International Organization for Migration (IOM), Coffey International, Catholic Justice and Peace Commission. I have been a facilitator in training community resource persons for Shalom Centre of Peace and Conflict resolution and Centre for Rights Education and Awareness in 2019.
I participated closely and strongly in pushing through Public Interest Litigation that eventually led to declaration of detention under presidential pleasure for underage offenders unconstitutional in May 2017. I co drafted submissions on a Public Interest Litigation challenging commencement of murder trials at the High Court of Kenya as opposed to Magistrates Courts, a practice deemed to entrench discrimination contrary to Article 27 (1)(4) of the Constitution.

I hold Bachelor of Arts Degree in Development Studies, Diploma in Project Management and Certified Secretary Part II. I am a Certified Professional Mediator.
Lastly, I represents Legal Resources Foundation Trust (LRF) at the Judiciary Taskforce on Alternative Justice Systems since March 2016.

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