The Collaborative Centre for Gender and Development (CCGD) is a membership Non-Governmental Organization which was started in Kenya in 1995 and registered in 1996. CCGD’s activities are community, national and regional (East and Central Africa) based.

The CCGD membership consists of men and women from multi-disciplinary backgrounds, equipped with gender sensitization, analysis, programming and advocacy skills. They are drawn from government ministries, universities, private sector and NGOs. The members provide services in their diverse areas of expertise, when called upon to do so.

Our Vision:

A society that guarantees equality, social justice and respect for human rights of women, men, girls and boys.

Our Mission:

To serve as a resource base for programmes that focus on mainstreaming gender in the development processes as well as contribute to gender responsive transformations of society, to uphold equity issues and develop democratic, institutional and community cultures at local, national and regional levels.

Past & Current Partners


Contact Us

The Centre | Collaborative Centre for Gender and Development

Muguga Green Road, Off Waiyaki Way

(Behind New Safaricom House),

House #331, Westlands

P.O. Box 27559-00506,

Nairobi, Kenya.

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Tel: (020) 2252058 Cell phone: 0736-474556