Christina Kenny

Ms Christina Kenny

PhD candidate


LLB (University of Sydney) Bachelor Arts (Early Modern European History, English Literature) Hons. I (University of Sydney)

Contact details
M 0406 095 222
Room: 5137

Christina has worked with a variety of human rights based organisations in research and policy development in Australia and sub Saharan Africa including the Australian Human Rights Commission, the Australian Migration and Refugee Review Tribunals, The Australian Govt. Department of the Attorney General (with the Defence Abuse Response Taskforce); the Women’s Legal Centre (Cape Town) and the South African Human Rights Commission; the British Institute of Eastern Africa, and the Kenya Human Rights Commission.

Thesis topic

Christina has submitted her PhD thesis,‘"They would rather have the women who are humbled" – gendered citizenship and embodied rights in post-colonial Kenya'. Her thesis is an interdisciplinary project(human rights law, history and anthropology).


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