Livelihood/Employment Support for Women and Girls - Women Centre 2

International Rescue Committee (IRC)

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Last updated: 8/10/2023


The International Rescue Committee (IRC) through its Women Protection and Empowerment (WPE) program offers various services that target women, girls, and youth in Hagadera.

Available services

1. Vocational training: technical-vocational skills training for women and girls in Hagadera.

2. Skill development workshops: Training groups on business and entrepreneurship skills development; financial support for youth and women such as Village Saving and Loans Associations (VSLAs).

  • Information about starting a business in Kenya; support income-generating activities; and small-scale/dryland agriculture and farming.
  • Support to women groups in Hagadera Refugee Camp.

Eligibility Requirements or Criteria for Accessing Services

  • Adults (over 18 years).
  • No appointment is required.
  • These services are available to female beneficiaries.
  • Available to LGBTQI+ individuals and all individuals.
  • GirlShine program for teen and pre-teen adolescent girls.

Accessibility of services at Women Centre 2

  • The entrance to this location has a ramp.
  • This location has female staff.
  • This location has separate bathrooms for men and women.
  • ALL services listed are FREE of charge.
  • Interpretation for Somali, Swahili, and English languages is consistently available at this premises.
  • Services are available in the Somali, Swahili, and English languages by phone interpretation.
  • Female interpreters are available for the Somali, Swahili, and English languages.

These services are also accessible at the IRC's Women Center 1, near Jarajila Seco ndary School and Women Center 3 , which is directly adjacent to Block F-5 at Hagadera Refugee Camp.

Preferred feedback channels

  • Call the IRC client feedback and complaints toll-free line 0800721608 or SMS/WhatsApp line 0701629401
  • Talk to IRC Staff at Women Centre.
  • Suggestion Boxes
  • Email:
  • Visit Hagadera IRC Offices. The IRC will respond to users who have raised comments/complaints via email, individually.  

Opening Hours

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