Iliriana Jaka Gashi serves as the Country Director for Women for Women International – Kosovo, where she manages programmes that have served more than 33,000 women since 1999.
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Seida Saric serves as the Director of Žene za Žene International Association Sarajevo, an independent local organization dedicated to wo
At Women for Women International, we continually assess the impact of our programme on the women we serve to ensure it meets women where they are, and helps them move towards achieving their goals and dreams.
Brita Fernandez Schmidt serves as the Executive Director of Women for Women International UK. She is responsible for the operation and management of Women for Women International in the UK and Europe.
At Women for Women International, we continually assess the impact of our program on the women we serve to ensure it meets women where they are, and helps them move towards achieving their goals and dreams.
It’s mango season in Yei. After weeks of heavy downpours, the ripe, delicious fruit is literally falling off the trees, providing a ready, nutritious source of food and income.
Little was moving as we made our way along the dusty stretch of dirt road connecting Juba to Yei in the scorching mid-day sun.
“I wanted to enroll in the Women for Women program after I heard an announcement made in church. I wanted to learn how to calculate profits and losses, and how to better manage my business.” The trainings have helped Unis achieve both of these.
I’m 39 years old. I’m married and I have two children of my own, a son and a daughter. And I have adopted five more children, because of the genocide.
“Throughout my life I have faced many hardships,” says Zainab, a 43-year-old woman who lives in Ogbagbala village in Kogi State, Nigeria. She is married and has six children—three boys and three girls, ages 5 through 25.