Youth Network on Economic and Empowerment Programs (YNEEP)

Nairobi, Kenya
Joined January 2018

We're based in kawangware slums of Dagoretti north sub county of Nairobi city county Kenya. Our roles are advocating for social and economic justice for slum women/widows and youths.

Presence in: Kenya
Focus: Citizenship & Identification, Community / Customary Land Rights, Criminal Justice, Education, Environmental Justice, Family, Gender-based violence, Generalist Legal Services, Governance, Accountability & Transparency, Health, Housing Rights & Informal Settlements, Labor & Employment, Livelihoods, Peace-building & Transitional Justice, Right to Information, Traditional / Customary Justice, Women's Rights
  1. Yneep is a grassroot community based serving youth and women organization (cbo) situated in kawangware slums of Dagoretti North, Nairobi city county kenya.

Its an umbrella organization comprising of 25 groups of youth and women. We founded it on the basis to advocate for the equity and equality for the majority poor of the slum population i.e youths, widows, widowers, peoples living with disabilities, younger mothers and offering mentorship opportunity to drug addicts etc. We do oversight, civic engagement for public participation and collaboration, and push for constitutional implementation for tthe feminism policy, as provided in the constitution.

Our mission is justice, equity and equal opportunities for all.