Antoinette Uwimana serves as the Country Director for Women for Women International – Rwanda, where she manages programmes that have served more than 75,000 women since 1997.
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.
Seida Saric serves as the Director of Žene za Žene International Association Sarajevo, an independent local organization dedicated to wo
WfWI Nigerian Country Director Ngozi Eze calls for global action on social media to #BringBackOurGirls and ensure that the young women and girls kidnapped in Borno state are safely returned.
At the Summit in London, WfWI-UK organised sessions, hosted an interactive exhibit booth, and used the media attention to increase visibility and build support for action.
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.
In the hands of the most marginalized women, technology can be a powerful catalyst for innovation and growth.
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.
Awham remembers the year the war started in Iraq, and the additional hardships she faced after her husband fell ill and lost his job. “I was left to care for my four children with no income.