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WOMEN'S RIGHTS

We work with networks of women in finance and business across Africa. One of our goals is to increase women’s participation in the economic development of the continent.

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CHILDREN'S RIGHTS

Children’s rights are at the centre of our work. The Trust works with activists, partners, and groups that are committed to creating a better future for Africa’s children.

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GOVERNANCE & LEADERSHIP

We support women’s political participation and leadership. We recognise the crucial role women play in influencing policies and promoting democracy in Africa.

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Graça Machel Trust gives a boost to Tanzanian business women

Mrs Graça Machel recently attended a gathering of businesswomen in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, which was held with the aim of empowering local businessRead More...

Protecting the rights of children

One of the Graça Machel Trust’s key focus areas is the quest to end child marriages and ensure that all children receive a sound education. MrsRead More...

GMT drives network for women in agribusiness

The Graça Machel Trust has taken a big step towards the establishment of its planned network of African women in agribusiness – the organisationRead More...

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An interesting opinion piece on Africa's daunting challenge to overcome malnutrition and hunger. http://t.co/ePaTRw2ODq

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Tutu Speaks Tough... Says Child Marriages Must End - Lusaka, Zambia "We want to learn from each other on the best way to end child marriage"

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    Education sows the seeds of transformation, deepens our understanding of one another and the world. It also helps us to build bridges across cultures and nations.