Sexual harassment as a form of sexual abuse is rampant in Kenya. Research however indicates its prevalence differs from context to context, where its more exacerbated in informal economies as compared to other sectors.
Hivos East Africa commissioned a rapid assessment in December 2020 to assess and highlight the prevalence of sexual harassment within the informal sector in Kenya. The research underscores some of the gaps in policy and proposes strategic steps crucial in upscaling anti-sexual harassment interventions.
A summary of the findings can be dowloaded from this link