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Table banking helps women fight poverty
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Table banking helps women fight poverty

Deputy President William Ruto’s wife, Rachel, (right) inspects a greenhouse at Kabulwet farm in Uasin Gishu County. The project is run by Joyful Women Organisation (JOYWO). Mrs Ruto is one of the founders of the group. Started four years ago, Joyful Women Organisation now runs a Sh425 million revolving fund, up from an initial Sh6 million. PHOTO/DPPS . Four years since its establishment, Joyful Women...

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Joywo and Unilever partner to provide 500,000 water purifiers to rural women
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Joywo and Unilever partner to provide 500,000 water purifiers to rural women

Joyful Women Organization (JOYWO) has Friday entered into a partnership with Unilever Kenya Limited in the fight against waterborne diseases in the country. Addressing over 2,000 JOYWO members from Nandi and Uasin-Gishu Counties in Eldoret town, Rachel Ruto, wife of Deputy President William Ruto said adequate supply of safe drinking water is one of the major prerequisites for healthy life. Mrs. Ruto said the partnership...

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Mrs. Rachel Ruto speaks at a Panel on Women in Technology (WIT) Academy
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Mrs. Rachel Ruto speaks at a Panel on Women in Technology (WIT) Academy

Mrs. Rachel Ruto has pledged to seek out support from institutions of higher learning and development partners to get more scholarships for women in technology related courses to bridge the huge gap between the number of women and men in technology. Mrs Ruto was responding to questions when she appeared as a panelist last night at a Women in Technology (WIT) Academy graduation Forum driven by...

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