The Cabinet Secretary of the Ministry of Public Service, Gender and Affirmative Action in Kenya, Honourable Aisha Jumwa Katana has emerged the Public Sector Global ‘Minister of week’.She is our Minister of the week from24th June 1st July 2023.
Honourable Aisha Jumwa Katana is a seasoned politician and accomplished leader who currently serves as the Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Public Service, Gender and Affirmative Action in Kenya.
With a wealth of experience in public service and a deep commitment to gender equality and social inclusion, Hon. Aisha Jumwa Katana has made significant contributions to advancing the rights of women and marginalized groups in Kenya.
She has been instrumental in developing and carrying out policies and initiatives that support gender equality, affirmative action, and public service reforms in Kenya. Through her leadership, all citizens—including women, young people, people with disabilities, and other underrepresented groups—now have better access to public services.
She has also led campaigns to strengthen gender mainstreaming inside government ministries and agencies and to advance gender-responsive budgeting. Hon. Aisha Jumwa Katana has gained national and international recognition for her commitment to women equality and public service. In numerous venues, such as the United Nations and other international organizations, she has been an outspoken supporter of gender equality and social inclusion.
She is a well-respected figure in Kenya’s political scene thanks to her dedication to improving the lives of marginalized groups and encouraging inclusive governance. She also makes significant contributions to advancing the rights and well-being of all Kenyan citizens, particularly women and women of color.
The highly rated Minister of the week is a weekly accreditation of Top performing Ministers whose policies and leadership have brought transformation to society. MoE is targeted at showcasing the achievements of ministers across the African continent.