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Okech, Awino (2009) 'Building a Grassroots Based Movement: GROOTS Kenya.' Development, 52 (2). pp. 224-229.

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Awino Okech describes the work of GROOTS Kenya. She argues there is need for deeper problematizing of what a feminist organization is. In looking critically at whether GROOTS is a grassroots feminist organization and how it links with other women's groups and the dominant development discourse she examines what fosters or hinders the growth of women's movements.

Item Type: Journal Article
SOAS Departments & Centres: Legacy Departments > Faculty of Languages and Cultures > Centre for Gender Studies
ISSN: 10116370
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Date Deposited: 21 Jan 2017 17:19

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