Kenya and gay rights
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on March 1, 2019
The Kenyan Penal code currently criminalises same sex relations in sections 162 and 165. A penalty can be 14 years in prison. The courts recently postponed a reconsideration of the code until May This interesting article from the Conversation sets such laws in a wider colonial context For further information try these resources: For background context see the UK Home […]
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Kenya and culture
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on December 1, 2014
Kenya’s new constitution and cultural rights Based at the Open University, the Katiba project is exploring how new rights given by the 2010 constitution are effecting attitudes towards indigenous knowledge and cultural heritage.
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