Wanjiru Kanyiha

Kilimani Project Foundation, Kenya

Wanjiru is a lawyer by training, an advocate of the High Court of Kenya, and an advocate for social justice and good governance. Wanjiru currently heads the Kilimani Project Foundation, a membership community foundation established in 2012 by and for multi-interest stakeholders, residents, corporates, micro-enterprises, and public space occupiers. Through transformative, innovative methods, the foundation seeks to activate the community’s constitutional rights through empowering and informing as well as facilitating platforms for engaging amongst themselves and various stakeholders.

Wanjiru is a passionate change-maker, keen on social impact broadly defined, community organizing and women’s empowerment.