Jane Anyango is a grassroots women leader with more than 10 years experience working with women and girls on personal empowerment leading to self appreciation and worthiness. She is an International Visitor Leadership Programme, a US State sponsored programme, a member of UN Women Civil Society Advisory Group, Executive Committee Member of the East African Community Women, Peace and Security Network under African Youth Trust, Vital Voices Global Partnership and Cherie Blair Foundation fellow. I am an Global Peace Ambassador under the International Women Peace Group and a member of the Women Wagging Peace under the Inclusive Security Network. She is also a Policy Unit Expert under UN Habitat III Process.
Jane has a Community Peacebuilder Award, Outstanding Leadership Award, Millenium Milestone Award, and several local and International recognitions on my Peace and community women empowerment work. She was nominated for the International Woman of Courage Award in 2011 and was recently listed by the Inclusive Security Network as the 10 Women President Obama was suppose to meet during his visit to Kenya due to my extraordinary work. Jane is a powerful mobilizer and organizer, she initiated Wamama Tuna uwezo Network which is about giving community women to claim their leadership space and push for quality engagement.
She is the Director Founder of Polycom Development Project and Kibera Women for Peace and Fairness