Liz Guantai

Liz is a lawyer and aspiring author, born and living in Nairobi, Kenya. She is also one of 72 UN Women global champions for women economic empowerment, at Empower Women. She is passionate about improving the welfare of the weaker and vulnerable, particularly women and children, through legal justice, writing and social work. Follow @guantai_

  1. Business
    Celebrating Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Work in Africa

    In the words of former American President Woodrow Wilson, “We are not here merely to make a living, but to…

  2. Gender Based Violence
    Ending GBV: Shifting The Narrative To The Men

    The theme for this year’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women is prevention.We are not only raising…

  3. Gender Based Violence
    Let’s Protect Mentally Ill Women From Abuse

    To eradicate violence against women, we certainly have to fight against abuse of women who are mentally ill. The category…

  4. Maternal and Child Health
    What Motherhood Means To Female Street Vendors

    The right to motherhood is universally recognized . A certain category of mothers however seem marginalized from this right. Is…