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Women Business Hub

Kisumu, Kenya
Joined September 2020

Women Business Hub exist to create a society where Women and youth own land as a foundation for production, social justice and economic empowerment in Western Kenya region.

Presence in: Kenya
Focus: Community / Customary Land Rights, Economic Empowerment, Environmental Justice, Family, Gender-based violence, Generalist Legal Services, Governance, Housing & Sanitation, Labor & Employment, Land & Natural Resources, Traditional / Customary Justice, Women's Rights

Who We are:  Women Business Hub (WomenBHub) is a Grassroots Community Based organization with a registration number KSM CENTRAL/WINAM/CBO No.0212/020

Our Vision:  A just society where Women and youth own land as a foundation for production, social justice and economic empowerment.

Our Mission:  To Promote initiatives advancing women and youth alliance building towards land ownership, Agro-enterprise development and e-commerce.

Priority Area I: Land Governance:

Objective:

  1. To Strengthen rural women and youth land rights through grassroots advocacy and public interest litigation

Intervention:

  • Support grassroots awareness and advocacy on women and youth land rights.
  • Promote free legal aid programs to facilitate land inheritance and succession processes for poor women and youth.

Priority Area II: Women and Youth Agro-Enterprise Development:  

Objectives:

  1.  Increase the productivity of rural women and youth small holder farmers in the supply chain.
  2. Improve the quality of small and medium ago-enterprises operations and access to premium markets.
  3. Strengthen brand reputation and customer loyalty through ethical sourcing and compliance with environmental and social standards among small scale rural farmers.

Interventions

  • Supporting rural women and youth smallholder farmers with knowledge on modern agriculture
  • Conduct capacity building on effective production and quality control starting from the farm level.
  • Develop and Support smallholder farmers production systems ( one product per farmer)

Priority Area III: E-Commerce for Women and Youth Small and Medium Enterprises  

Objectives

1: To reduce the burden and bottlenecks of accessing business space for women and youth SMEs in Kenya.

2: To promote use of e-commerce among SMEs

Interventions

  1. support digital literacy among rural communities
  2. support community initiatives that enhance the use of information Technology

 

People Associated With This Organization

Michael Odongo

Kenya  
Women Business Hub
Joined September 2020
Interests: Community / Customary Land Rights, Economic Empowerment, Environmental Justice, Family, Gender-based violence, Generalist Legal Services, Governance, Housing & Sanitation, Labor & Employment, Land & Natural Resources, Traditional / Customary Justice, Women's Rights
I'm a Feminist and Women rights Activist based in Kenya with 15 years working experience on areas of Gender, Land Governance and Women Economic Empowerment. I started my humanitarian service as a volunteer in the year 2004 with Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA-Kenya) as a community Women's rights monitor . I served my Community for 7 years under FIDA Kenya until 2010 when i decided to expand my horizon by being a community freelance consultant to offer Trainings and mentorship to different grassroots organizations on areas of Organization Development and Systems Strengthening (ODSS). My work with indigent communities have been recognized Globally thus allowing me to join and be part of Global Goodwill Ambassadors (GGA). More of my information can be viewed at https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-odongo-ojuang . I have pioneered different initiatives supporting grassroots communities in Kenya. I'm the founder of Women Business Hub ( https://womenbhub.com ). Women Business Hub (WomenBHub) is a Grassroots Advocacy and Alliance Building organization for women and youth working together to establish a just society where both women and men have equal rights and access to land as a foundation for security, shelter and livelihood for economic growth. The Organization is focused in Advocacy and Alliance Building, Collaborative Networking and championing social justice among women and youth living below poverty line. You can view some of our activities at twitter https://twitter.com/WomenLimited and Facebook https://www.facebook.com/womenbhub . My role in Women Business Hub is Director of Programs and Resource Mobilization. I want to join the network to help me learn and share experience with other like minded individuals and organizations working with an aim to make the world a better place for all.
Michael Odongo is the network champion (main point of contact) for Women Business Hub.

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