Welcome to Trans-Nzoia County

Our Mission is to facilitate transformative development, service delivery and good governance for sustainable socio-economic development and Our Vision is to be an outstanding agro-industrialized County with high quality of life for residents.

Gender, Youth, Sports, Culture & Tourism

DELIVERING THE PROMISE

Gender, Youth, Sports, Culture & Tourism

The Department of Gender, Youth, Sports & Culture is created under the County Government Act of 2012 (Sec 46) and assigned functional responsibility by H.E the Governor. This department promotes inclusivity and social well-being. They advocate for and implement policies that promote gender equality, ensuring equal opportunities for all. Empowering youth through skill development and leadership programs equips them for a brighter future. Supporting and promoting sports activities for all fosters physical and mental well-being, while preserving and promoting cultural heritage strengthens community identity and pride.

  • Promoting gender equality
  • Empowering youth
  • Supporting sports activities, and preserving cultural heritage.

Key functions

  • Advocating for and implementing policies that promote gender equality.
  • Empowering youth through skill development and leadership programs.
  • Supporting and promoting sports activities for all.

Preserving and promoting cultural heritage and diverse traditions.

LEADERSHIP

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Mr Stanley Kirui
CEC Gender, Youth, Sports, Culture & Tourism
This sector focuses on promoting gender equality, youth empowerment, sports development, and preservation of cultural heritage within the county. It includes programs for women’s empowerment, youth employment initiatives, sports facilities development, and cultural events promotion.
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Jane Masika Wachwenge
Chief Officer – Gender, Youth, Sports, Culture & Tourism

SUB-SECTORS

Youth, Talent and Sports

  • Promote sports and recreational activities.
  • Promote and manage programs for Youth Information and Empowerment
  • Sports promotion and development
  • Provision of Library and Information Services
  • Talents Identification and Development
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Culture and Heritage

  • Preserving and promoting cultural heritage, including traditional languages, arts, and customs.

Gender Equality

    • Advocating for and implementing policies that promote gender equality and empower women.

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