Member profile

Organization

CHILDREN RIGHTS ADVOCACY AND LEGAL AID FOUNDATION (CRALAF)

Constituency

Civil Society

Country/Region

Kenya

Organisation Description

The Children Rights Advocacy and Legal Aid Foundation (CRALAF) is a registered legal aid foundation that, inter alia provides free legal assistance to children who are abused, in conflict with the law and those in need of care and protection.

CRALAF also works with other stakeholders and duty bearers to achieve gender equality and equity for the sake of women.

The organization main aim is to reduce social injustices (to women and children) by giving women and children a chance to have access to legal assistance both from within and without the court system, it seeks to promote awareness and respect for children and women rights based in the legal system and further the ability of the civil society and government to respond to their need and uphold their rights.

Issues

Sexual violence

Physical violence

Neglect

Sector

Women and gender equality

Social Services/Child Protection

Social Protection

Justice/Law Enforcement

Media