Dr. Agnes K. Meroka

ADVOCATE OF THE HIGH COURT

Dr. Agnes K. Meroka is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya and a lecturer at the University of Nairobi, School of Law. She is a board member at the Africa Co-ordinating Center for the Abandonment of FGM (ACCAF). Dr. Meroka holds a Ph.D in Law and an LL.M in International Development Law and Human Rights, both from the University of Warwick, and an LL.B from the University of Nairobi.

She researches and writes on gender and the law; law and development; and human rights law. She also trains communities on the need to protect the rights of women and girls and promote gender equality.