About Us

Riruta United Women Empowerment Programme NGO (RUWEPO) was registered in 2009 to widen its scope of operations in Kenya. Ruwepo is legally registered by the government of Kenya by the NGO Registration Bureau; the Certificate Number is OP.218/051/2008/0533/5823.

RUWEPO has its leadership structure and workers who are mainly women. They have a constitution that guides them to manage the organization. RUWEPO has the Board of directors who make key decisions under the CEO.

There was need to develop programs to cater for the interests and concerns of vulnerable, minority and disadvantaged women, youth and children. This organization has been encouraging and supporting advocacy, support and social action in the community through capacity building programs.

Core values

  • Honesty
  • Transparency
  • Accountability
  • Diligence
  • Hard work/Industrious
  • God fearing
  • Inclusiveness

Mission: To give hope and purpose to vulnerable and disadvantaged minorities women, sexual minorities, youth and children through advocacy and capacity building programs in the slums and rural areas of Kenya.

Vision: We envision a community that empowers gender equality and equity, sexual minorities, youth and children.