Learning to be a Leader: Whole Woman; Whole Leader; Whole World
The Candle for Leadership given to each Participant of the the GWLN 2015
The GWLN 2015 Coaches
Being Inspired in the Great Dinner at Silicon Valley.
Participants at the Great Dinner- Silicon Valley Los Santos
With some of the Participants from Nepal
Participants Awaiting to Declare the Vision for Each Leader
Participants Awaiting to Declare the Vision for Each Leader
The Seven Member Kenyan Team in the GWLN 2015 Program, with the Kenyan Vision- “ We Believe a New World is Possible for Kenya Women”

Title/Qualifications: Ph. D
Department/Unit/Section: Sociology
Contact Address: P.O. Box 52090 – 00200 /This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Position: Lecturer
Area of Specialization: Sociology of Ageing (Gerontology), Health and Social Policy, Research Methods and Statistics

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Research Interests: Aging issues among them old age economic insecurity, social protection for the vulnerable older adults, health care policy and access, palliative care for older adults, and rights of the older adults in developing countries.


Conference Presentations

  • Mwangi, S. M., and Maina, L. W. 2013., “Family-related factors correlating with quality of life in Kenya” at Families and Ageing Workshop, North-West University Potchefstroom Campus, South Africa. July, 2013
  • Mwangi, S. M., “Salient factors associated with growth of palliative care around the world” at First IAGG African Regional Conference on Ageing,Cape Town, South Africa 2012
  • Mugenda, O. M., Maina, L. W., & Mwangi, S. M., “Perceived Quality of Life among Older Persons in Kenya: Implications for Old Age Policy” at First IAGG African Regional Conference on Ageing, Cape Town, South Africa 2012
  • Mwangi, S. M., “Public health approach for palliative care” at Gerontological Society of America Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, USA, 2011





Dr. Pacificah Okemwa

Department of Gender and Development Studies


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