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PROMOTING A CULTURE FOR THE EXERCISE OF AND RESPECT FOR WOMEN'S RIGHTS.

Women in Law and Development in Africa/Femmes, Droit et Développement (WiLDAF) is a Pan African network bringing together 500 organisations and 1200 individuals with a view to promoting a culture for the exercise and respect of women's rights in Africa. WiLDAF/FeDDAF has the status of a non-profit making non governmental organisation.

The network was established at the regional conference held in Harare in Zimbabwe, in February 1990 and whose theme was "Women, right and development: network for empowerment in Africa".



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Progress towards meeting the MDGs for women and girls
  Since their adoption more than 13 years ago, significant and substantial progress has been made in meeting
US summit pushes empowerment of women in Africa
A high-powered gathering at the US-Africa summit here on Monday discussed the situation of women in Africa and
New Evidence Highlights What Works to Empower Girls and Young Women
Highlights -Despite recent advances in important aspects of the lives of girls and young women, pervasive c
Patriarchy allows child marriage and female genital mutilation to flourish
Young feminists must help steer the fight against wider issues harming girls including poverty, marginalisatio
Gender Mainstreaming At The African Development Bank: Issues And Challenges
September 1st, 2014 marks the first anniversary of the creation of the Special Envoy on Gender at the African
Africa will be home to 2 in 5 children by 2050: UNICEF Report
Press release JOHANNESBURG, 12 August 2014 – An unprecedented projected increase in Africa’s child popu

INSIDE WILDAF-AO

WiLDAF played an important role to make Africa Union, former Organization of African Unity (OAU), ad
A POEM WRITTEN TO MARK THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY, 2014.“ME AND MY AFRICAN SISTERS” By‘To

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