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2012

SEPTEMBER, 2012

My most recent visit to Pokot, Kenya was in June earlier this year. I and midwifery student Ruth (university of Cumbria) spent a day with members of “Kepsteno Rotwo” (abandon the knife in Pokot language), the self help group who are mobilising their community to abandon this awful practice. Group members comprise largely Traditional Birth…

MARCH, 2012

Report of our 2nd. ARP, held in December 2011 in Ortum, Central Pokot. I am happy to report another hugely successful week of seminars and a brilliant ceremony on December 10th. I have posted a couple of video clips and will shortly post photos. !82 girls participated with around 60 of 2010’s girls joining towards…