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Jane Wambui Kiragu (MA, LLB) is a lawyer and an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with over 24 years of experience. She has received post-graduate training in International Law and Diplomacy, HIV/AIDS Advocacy and Human Rights. As Founding Director of Satima Consultants Limited she has curved a niche market where she supports African governments, international bodies and non-governmental organisations in strategic visioning and in integrating human rights, gender and equality principles in their work. She has extensive experience on women’s rights advocacy especially on sexual reproductive health rights and accountability systems strengthening, which has seen her work closely with governments and non-governmental organisations executing women and reproductive health rights affairs mandates in terms of policy formulation and strategy development. Jane’s passion for family planning stems from her everyday interactions and relations with women and girls who face systemic barriers which bar them from access to the contraceptives they want. Jane is an ardent advocate for women’s and girls’ empowerment, and is keenly aware that the challenges in accessing family planning services and information are found within the web of socio-cultural practices that place women in vulnerable spaces where control and decision making ability is severely constrained. Jane has also worked closely on the HIV/AIDS and sexual and reproductive health rights intersection. In 1996, she authored a most cited piece through the Family Health International, “HIV prevention and women’s rights: Working for one means working for both.” Jane was engaged in the advocacy for the HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Act 2006, and has continued to provide the gender and human rights discourse in both national and regional HIV/AIDS forums, as seen in her 2007 presentation on Gender Advocacy in the context of HIV/AIDS to the Regional HIV Consortium: EEANASO Advocacy Conference. She was the technical expert in the development of the Gender Rights and Sexuality Guidelines which were captured in the form of information sheets that were disseminated to the Member associations and IPPFAR African regional office.