Name: Ruth Juliet Nyambura Gachanja.
Designation: Assistant Lecturer
Department: Private Law
Postal Address: P.O. BOX Private Bag Kabarak, 20157
|June 2013-August 2013||Bachelors International Development Studies||University of Oslo|
|Oct 2010- Dec 2011||Masters in Law (LLM): Minorities, Rights and the Law||Middlesex University|
|January 2015||Certificate in Child Sexual Exploitation: Understanding Abuse and Impact||National Crime Agency UK|
|April 2013||Certificate in Advocacy||Save the Children International|
|August 2010||Project Management Overview||Learning For International NGOs (Mindleaders)|
|March 2010||Certificate of Training and Participation in Social Reconnaissance Model in the Kenya Youth Empowerment and Employment Initiative||Africa Nazarene University|
|Diploma in Law.||Kenya School of Law|
|Sep 2003 – Dec 2007||Bachelor of law||Moi University, Eldoret.
|April- Dec 2006||Disaster management Certificate||United Nation Disaster Management Training Programme|
|May- Aug 2004||Spanish language Elementary Level
|International Center for Tourism and Foreign Language|
|May 2015- current||Assistant Lecturer, Kabarak University- Law School.|
|June to Current||Chairperson, Africa Institute for Child Studies|
|July 2016||Consultant, National Coordinator and Child Rights Technical Advisor, National Council on Administration of Justice, Special Taskforce for Children Matters|
|December 2014- April 2016||Executive Director, The CRADLE- The Children Foundation.|
|July 2014- July 2017||Chair Person, Counter Trafficking in Persons Advisory Committee according to the Counter Trafficking in Persons Act 2010.|
|October 2012- November 2014||Ag. Programmes Coordinator/ Program Manager- Policy and Legislative Advocacy Program ,The CRADLE- The Children Foundation
|February 2012 to September 2013||Volunteer Assistant Director, Glory wonder Organization.|
|April 2011-Dec 2011||Advocacy Intern, Klevis Kola Foundation, London|
|Oct 2009 to October 2010||Legal Fellow, International Justice Mission (IJM)|
|July – Sept 2009||Voluntary Children Officer, Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Development-Provincial Children Office|
Pupil/Legal Assistant, J. Louis Onguto Advocates
|Year||Name of project|
|Institute for Security Studies, Pretoria (East Africa Association of Prosecution): Counter Trafficking in Persons Training Expert for East African Association of Prosecutors Training.|
|Kenya National Commision on Human Rights and GIZ- Developing a curriculum on Migration and Human rights, Handbook on Migration and Human rights and IEC materials. Conducting training for KNCHR staff on Migration and Human Rights based on the curriculum.|
|IDLO and GIZ: National Coordinator and Child Rights Technical Advisor to the NCAJ Special Taskforce on Children Matters|
|International Rescue Committee: Training on Child Trafficking to Court User Committees.|
|Coalition on Violence Against Women (COVAW): National Training on Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children; Lead researcher on Social Norms Contributing to Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children in Kwale County.|
|Watoto Watch: Training on Child Online Protection and the Law|
|Horizon Institute- Somaliland: Developing a Module and Training Attorney Generals on Juvenile Justice and the Law.
County Assemblies: Conduct Training on Child Protection and drafting policy on child rights.
|Advantage Africa- Training on Child Rights in Kenya. Training government agencies on child protection 2014; Training law enforcement agencies on Juvenile Justice, Children Act, International Child Rights Laws; implementing the sexual offences act 2014 and the Counter Trafficking in Persons Act;|
|Clinton Foundation- Training on Child Protection and Child Labour|
IOM: developing popular versions of SGBV Laws in Kenya, training on Victim Protection; Sexual Offences Act
Children rights Law and Minority rights Law.