Principal Secretary, State Department of Gender and Affirmative Action

PS Veronica Nduva

Ms. Veronica Nduva is the Principal Secretary (PS) in the State Department for Gender and Affirmative Action in the Ministry of Public Service, Gender and Affirmative Action in the Republic of Kenya. Ms. Nduva holds a Master’s degree in Communication and Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Public Administration from the University of Nairobi.

She is an accomplished governance expert and public sector professional with over two decades of career experience across a broad array of sectors including the Kenya Government, East African Community, Kenyan civil society and the United States Government.

Ms. Nduva has written a number of publications on gender, current affairs and global issues highlighting her knowledge on global topical issues and a clear understanding of the public sector and operations, as well as inter-agency collaborations.

Ms. Nduva has also received a number of awards and recognition for exemplary work in Governance from both local and international institutions.

Away from the office Mentorship, Governance training and being outdoors are her major interests.

The Principal Secretary’s diary

PS Veronica Nduva Joins the State Department of Gender after being sworn in by the president of the Republic of Kenya, President William Ruto.
PS Veronica Nduva Had a fruitful working Session with the Board and Management of the National Government Affirmative Action Fund. focused on realizing the Funds Mandate towards access to financial facilities for socio-economic empowerment for Women, Youth, PWDs, needy children and the elderly.PS Veronica Nduva Had a fruitful working Session with the Board and Management of the National Government Affirmative Action Fund. focused on realizing the Funds Mandate towards access to financial facilities for socio-economic empowerment for Women, Youth, PWDs, needy children and the elderly.
The Principal Secretary State Department of Gender and Affirmative Action. PS. Veronica Nduva met County MPs led by Hon. Rahab Mukami and the Women Representative Caucus (KEWRAC) chair. The meeting centered on economic empowerment of #Affirmative action groups and human resource issues.The Principal Secretary State Department of Gender and Affirmative Action. PS. Veronica Nduva met County MPs led by Hon. Rahab Mukami and the Women Representative Caucus (KEWRAC) chair. The meeting centered on economic empowerment of #Affirmative action groups and human resource issues.
Attended the opening ceremony of the induction induction retreat for new and re-elected female Members of the 13th Parliament in Naivasha under the Kenya Women Parliamentarians Association (KEWOPA)Attended the opening ceremony of the induction induction retreat for new and re-elected female Members of the 13th Parliament in Naivasha under the Kenya Women Parliamentarians Association (KEWOPA)
PS Nduva Paid a courtesy call on the Secetary General of the Central Organization of Trade Unions Kenya. Mr. Francis Atwoli, and held discussions, issues surrounding the ratification of the ILO C190 and also the effects of Labour migration as provided for by the Kenya Kwanza manifesto that is geared to ending Gender Based ViolencePS Nduva Paid a courtesy call on the Secetary General of the Central Organization of Trade Unions Kenya. Mr. Francis Atwoli, and held discussions, issues surrounding the ratification of the ILO C190 and also the effects of Labour migration as provided for by the Kenya Kwanza manifesto that is geared to ending Gender Based Violence
This morning, the Head of Cooperation at Canadian High Commission in Kenya, Janine Cocker paid a courtesy call to State Department for Gender Principal Secretary, Veronica Nduva. They explored areas of collaboration to promote Gender Equality and Women Empowerment.This morning, the Head of Cooperation at Canadian High Commission in Kenya, Janine Cocker paid a courtesy call to State Department for Gender Principal Secretary, Veronica Nduva. They explored areas of collaboration to promote Gender Equality and Women Empowerment.
Principal Secretary Gender and Affirmative Action Veronica Nduva Joined the Cabinet Secretary Public Service Gender and Affirmative Action. Aisha Jumwa on a courtesy call with US Ambassador to Kenya, Amb. Meg Whitman where discussions centered on partnering with the US Government on the priority programs in the Kenya Kwanza Manifesto including elimination of Gender Based Violence, and Economic Empowerment of Women.Principal Secretary Gender and Affirmative Action Veronica Nduva Joined the Cabinet Secretary Public Service Gender and Affirmative Action. Aisha Jumwa on a courtesy call with US Ambassador to Kenya, Amb. Meg Whitman where discussions centered on partnering with the US Government on the priority programs in the Kenya Kwanza Manifesto including elimination of Gender Based Violence, and Economic Empowerment of Women.