Artists For Recognition and Acceptance (AFRA) Kenya

Artists For Recognition and Acceptance was established in 2008 by two queer women, Cate Kamunde and Rose Wanjiku, who held their first event to introduce AFRA in Liberty Hall Pangani. It is currently the only organization in Kenya that incorporates arts within LBQ women organising.

Mission: A woman aligned creatives’ organization addressing oppression by generating spaces to inspire conversation on SOGIE issues in Kenya.

Vision: An awakened, liberal, equitable and inclusive society.

AFRA's focus areas include

  • Advocacy
  • Creation of safe spaces
  • Feminism
  • Healing