Kenya: Involvement of Women and Girls in Terrorism
Africa Region News | News

Kenya: Involvement of Women and Girls in Terrorism

In my most recent study I looked at different ways in which recruitment occurs to analyse the diverse motivations of women and girls to join Al-Shabaab in the coastal region of Kenya. In particular, I sought to establish the “voluntariness” of their decisions – in other words, did they sign up on their own volition? I interviewed…