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Women for Women International provides women survivors of war, civil strife and other conflicts with the tools and resources to move from crisis and poverty to stability and self-sufficiency, thereby promoting viable civil societies. We're changing the world one woman at a time.

Political instability ended Makfire’s dreams of graduating from college, but it didn't stop her from trying to reach her potential.

February 25, 2015

“She found me empty, but left me a totally different person,” says Francoise Niyodusaba about Jane Abatoni, her life skills trainer.

February 24, 2015

When Remzije lost her husband at a young age and was left to raise their five children alone, she never imagined she would become a local business leader.

February 23, 2015

“I am very happy that I managed to pay for my daughter’s college semester this year,” says Violeta Mulaj, a graduate of Women for Women International’s program in Kosovo.

February 23, 2015

“I have a vision and a direction,” says Martha Mukambonera, as she describes the changes she has experienced in her life over the past year.

February 23, 2015