The Federation of Women Lawyers Kenya (FIDA Kenya) is a non-profit, non-partisan and nongovernmental membership organization, committed to the creation of a society that is free of all forms of discrimination against women through provision of legal aid, women's rights monitoring, advocacy, education and referral. Membership to FIDA Kenya is open to Kenyan women lawyers and women law students.
The organization was started in 1985 after the 3rd UN Conference on Women, which was held in Nairobi , Kenya .
Currently, there are more than 500 registered FIDA Kenya members. The Secretariat is located at Amboseli Road off Gitanga Road in Nairobi . The Kisumu Legal Aid Clinic, was opened in 1997. It is located in Milimani estate, off Tom Mboya drive. The Mombasa Legal Aid Clinic was open in 2003 and is located on Kizingo East Road, next to Lakeside Apartments, Off Mama Ngina Drive.
FIDA Kenya works to achieve its mission through four main programmes namely. Strategic Leadership Programme, Legal Aid Services Programme, Women Rights Monitoring and Advocacy Programme and the Finance and Administration Programme