The focus of the Trust’s work is to accelerate the economic advancement of African women by strengthening existing country-level business women’s associations, establishing new networks of women in sectors that are critical for Africa’s growth, increasing women’s access to finance and financial services and equipping them with the necessary skills to grow. Scale and consolidation are needed to harness the economic potential of women to improve their lives and effect change in their communities and countries
The Co-Founder of African Women's Development Fund (AWDF), Bisi Adeleye-Femi has underscored the need for all to embrace the prospects of girl-child education.
The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) welcomes United Nations Population Fund’s 2016 State of the World’s Population (SWOP) report ‘10’’ on the future for young girls at age ten.
KAPALA CHISUNKA, Johannesburg IT WAS an interesting, though provoking media discussion that was called to debate the role of women in the media.
Proper nutrition, especially in the first 1,000 days, can be a significant game-changer for governments as they finalize their investment-cases to help achieve their SDG targets