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Teresa Njoroge featured on Acumen


A former banker from Kiambu, Kenya, Teresa is bridging the gap between incarceration and social reintegration in Kenya especially for female ex-convicts. She is the founder […]
East Africa Criminal Justice Civil Society e-network

Hosting the second exchange visit under the East Africa Criminal Justice Civil Society e-network

From 3-5 February 2016, six NGOs from Uganda and Kenya participated in an exchange visit organised and hosted by the African Prisons Project (APP) in partnership with […]

Teresa Njoroge: Sentenced to social entrepreneurship

There’s just over a week until the 2015 Sankalp Global Forum opens its doors in Delhi, so we’ve talked to one of this year’s speakers, Teresa […]

Former Banker Speaks of Her Time in Prison and Her New Life

Teresa Njoroge was a high-flying banker but in April 2008, while undertaking her routine assignments at work, one of the clients she served that day was […]

Teresa Njoroge, Clean Start Solutions

Teresa Njoroge had embarked on a successful business career in Kenya until she was arrested for a crime she didn’t commit. Unable to pay her bail […]

Having been behind bars one time in her life…

Teresa Njoroge shares her story on why she is passionate about making a difference in the lives of prisoners, ex-prisoners and their families. “My name is […]