Clean Start


Children of petty offenders pay dearly for sins of their mothers

Written by Mary Malemba, People Daily Emma Atieno was just going about her daily business when she abruptly found herself bundled inside a city askaris van. […]

Betty Khaguhia – From accountant to businesswoman making waves in the online world

Written by Audrey Masitsa Betty Khaguhia is a businesswoman and formerly imprisoned woman, a title she embraced upon completing the Ufunuo Program on the Outside earlier […]

Jane Kiio – Breaking the bias by thriving in a male dominated world

Written by Audrey Masitsa Jane Kiio is the embodiment of this year’s International Women’s Day of #BreakTheBias. The 52-year-old mother and grandmother has withstood travesty and […]

Prisons are no daycare centres: The plight of inmates raising children behind bars

By Mercy Kahenda Nancy Chepkoech is serving a jail term at the Nakuru GK Women Prison alongside her three-year-old son Felix Kipkemoi. When Health & Science […]

Hush Now; Child.

Little Joe lives with her in prison, until he is four and can no longer. Then, he will be under the care of the remaining family, if they are willing to. Otherwise, he will go to a government children's home.

Clean Start Webinar- International day of the Girl 2020.

Register in advance for our Zoom Webinar on 8th October 2020 from 3:00pm – 4:30pm EAT (Nairobi) Click here: We will be celebrating the International […]

Sarah Odima: My Journey

My name is Sarah Odima. I was a Recruiting Agent sourcing jobs for women overseas. My passion has always been, to see a woman living a comfortably, […]

Silver lining for prisoners after gates opened

Teresa Wanjiku Njoroge interview on her journey to helping prisoners after finishing her term at Lang’ata Prison [David Njaaga,Standard] Sitting in prison one year into her […]
Global recognition for Kenyan woman who helps ex-cons

Global recognition for Kenyan woman who helps ex-cons

In Summary Teresa Njoroge, CEO and Co-Founder of Clean Start, has been shortlisted by the Global Thinkers Forum for the 2018 Award for Excellence as African […]