Exchange programme

  AMWIK belongs to a network of media women organizations (MWOs) from Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Nepal, Norway, Ethiopia and Zambia who participate in a media women exchange programme whose purpose is to learn and share experiences and skills. Every year since 2002 each of the MWOs hosts and sends Continue Reading


The Association of Media Women in Kenya (AMWIK), is a national independent, non-profit membership organization for women in print and electronic media, communications and public relations practitioners and students of journalism and communication. We primarily focus on women and use media as a tool to advance issues that affect Continue Reading


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Why Women

The Association of Media Women in Kenya recognizes that gender inequality and inequity undermines the effectiveness of development yet women are consistently excluded from top economic and political decision-making positions while their voices are drastically underrepresented in the media. The media is a powerful tool for social change and Continue Reading

Contact Us

  Association of Media Women In Kenya (AMWIK) Wendy Court, Hse No. 6, David Osieli Rd., Off Waiyaki Way, Westlands David Osieli Rd., Westlands P.O. Box 10327-00100, Nairobi Kenya Tel: 254 20 4441226 Mobile: +254722201958/737201958 Tel/Fax: 254 2 4441227 Email: info@amwik.org Executive director: Jane Thuo     Continue Reading