Encourage youth to vote in national elections

Egerton University

Egerton University Njoro Campus students on September 23, 2021. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has set up biometric equipment at the institution to enable students  register as voters.


Photo credit: Francis Mureithi | Nation Media Group

Young people aged 15 to 25 constitute a fifth of the world’s population. While they are often involved in informal politically relevant processes, such as activism or civic engagement, they are not formally represented in national political institutions such as parliaments and many of them don’t participate in elections.

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