AFAWI

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4.6

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23

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18

Years in business

AFAWI is a grassroots Ghanaian organization, that has been striving to narrow the gender gap and empower women and children in Ghana for over ten years.

Alliance for African Women Initiative (AFAWI) is a grassroots Ghanaian organization, striving to narrow gender gaps and create opportunity and prosperity to empower women and children in Ghana for over 10 years. We strongly believe in sustainable development and strive for our projects to become ...

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Alliance for African Women Initiative (AFAWI) is a grassroots Ghanaian organization, striving to narrow gender gaps and create opportunity and prosperity to empower women and children in Ghana for over 10 years. We strongly believe in sustainable development and strive for our projects to become self-reliant.

AFAWI therefore takes a holistic approach to sustainable development through consulting and collaborating with communities to meet their needs and goals, to ensure projects will bring the most opportunity and success, to empower the communities as a whole.

 

We believe in sharing ideas and collaborating with people to bring about real positive change. Together we can change our world! 


MISSION

​To create an enabling environment for the vulnerable in society, especially women and children.

VISION

​AFAWI seeks to ensure equitable development for both rural inhabitants and poor urban dwellers, especially women and children.



Contact Person

Marlene Keller

Spoken languages: German, English
  Very high response rate

AFAWI reviews

Bella Vincent rating5.0

2023 at Girls Empowerment

I got the pleasure of working with AFAWI alongside my friend this year, and I can truly say that it is one of the best experiences I have ever had. Despite only being 18, which I thought may limit the opportunities that we would be given, we were given a lot of freedom as well as guidance along the ...
Anouschka Laheij rating1.2

2023 at Girls Empowerment

Als je van officework, onderzoek en data analyses houdt dan is dit een goede plek voor jou. Het veldwerk bestaat voornamelijk uit het afnemen van vragenlijsten en het bijwonen van trainingen. Het mooie aan het werk van AFWAI is dat het werk van de vrijwilligers misbaar is. EN dat is fijn, want de ...
Caroline Morvan rating3.8

2023 at Girls Empowerment

The Team has welcomed me very well, I loved the missions that we were assigned to (meeting the women and children). I’m proud I did it ! I had to step out of my comfort zone with this experience and it was not always easy but the Team was always there to help and support. I’m very proud of what ...
Karina Gonzalez rating5.0

2023 at Girls Empowerment

As a volunteer at Alliance for African Women (AFAWI) in Ghana, I can say without a doubt that it was an amazing experience.The sense of community and camaraderie among the volunteers and staff at AFAWI was truly inspiring, and I felt privileged to be a part of it. Of course, volunteering in a ...
Karina Gonzalez rating5.0

2023 at Girls Empowerment

As a volunteer at Alliance for African Women in Ghana, I can confidently say that my experience was nothing short of amazing. From the moment I arrived, I was welcomed with open arms by the staff The best part of my volunteering experience was the opportunity to work with the local community and ...
Isabella Lieselotte Piskernik rating5.0

2022 at Girls Empowerment

AFAWI is a couple of things for me. First of all it is a bunch of lovely, strong people gathering together to create something beautiful and important. Secondly for me as a volunteer it was a place to learn, grow and develop new ideas. And last but not least it is a great example of a grassroot ...

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UN Sustainable Development Goals

  • Zero Hunger
  • Good Health And Well-Being
  • Gender Equality
  • Reduced Inequalities