The 2nd Resource Mobilisation Development Boot Camp for AWDF Grantees

In 2013, the Capacity building Unit at the African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF) started an annual resource mobilisation strategy (RMS) development training boot camp with the aim of providing practical support to women’s organisations to… Read more

The 2nd Resource Mobilisation Development Boot Camp for AWDF Grantees The 2nd Resource Mobilisation Development Boot Camp for AWDF Grantees

Nafi Chinery of AWDF selected for the Aspen New Voices Fellowship

Nafi Chinery, Capacity Building Specialist at the African Women’s Development Fund, has been selected as a New Voices Fellow. The Aspen Institute designed the New Voices Fellowship “to amplify the voices of experts from the developing world and… Read more

Nafi Chinery of AWDF selected for the Aspen New Voices Fellowship Nafi Chinery of AWDF selected for the Aspen New Voices Fellowship

Grantee Highlight: When Life Gives You Lemons, Build a Chicken Coop!

Grantee Highlight: When Life Gives You Lemons, Build a Chicken Coop! The Ababiti-bantu Women’s Group and Gender Integrated Development Program, Uganda   In the Kasekenya Village of the Pallisa District of Uganda, there is an outstanding… Read more

Grantee Highlight: When Life Gives You Lemons, Build a Chicken Coop! Grantee Highlight: When Life Gives You Lemons, Build a Chicken Coop!

“We Have the Potential and We are Able”: A Chat with Grace Amenyogbeli

    I had the pleasure of sitting with Grace Amenyogbeli, the Human Resources Manager of the African Women’s Development Fund, for an insightful conversation about her work for AWDF and her personal views on feminism. Grace has been… Read more

“We Have the Potential and We are Able”: A Chat with Grace Amenyogbeli “We Have the Potential and We are Able”: A Chat with Grace Amenyogbeli
 

About AWDF

10 Years of Leadership and Empowerment for African Women   “Heartfelt congratulations to you, AWDF Sisters, on reaching your tenth year! You have succeeded in your goals; you have weathered the global economic crisis; you have… Read more

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Our values

Values and Principles: We believe in the personhood of African women, and that their rights are an inalienable, indivisible and integral part of universal human rights. We believe in acknowledging, valuing and rewarding women’s paid and unpaid… Read more

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Thematic focus

For full details of AWDF’s thematic focus and the types of work we support please click: Thematic Areas Matrix Updated Women’s Human Rights Mary Robinson, President of Realising Rights Ethicial Initiative launching AWDF’s Compendium… Read more

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The 2nd Resource Mobilisation Development Boot Camp for AWDF Grantees

In 2013, the Capacity building Unit at the African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF) started an annual resource mobilisation strategy (RMS) development training boot camp with the aim of providing practical support to women’s organisations to… Read more

Continue Reading

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Nafi Chinery of AWDF selected for the Aspen New Voices Fellowship

Nafi Chinery, Capacity Building Specialist at the African Women’s Development Fund, has been selected as a New Voices Fellow. The Aspen Institute designed the New Voices Fellowship “to amplify the voices of experts from the developing world and… Read more

Continue Reading

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Grantee Highlight: When Life Gives You Lemons, Build a Chicken Coop!

Grantee Highlight: When Life Gives You Lemons, Build a Chicken Coop! The Ababiti-bantu Women’s Group and Gender Integrated Development Program, Uganda   In the Kasekenya Village of the Pallisa District of Uganda, there is an outstanding… Read more

Continue Reading