"Women and Feminists on the Continent, on the way to Beijing +25"

By 2020, the 1995 Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action will be 25 years old and in operation..Read more...



Bringing together organisations and individuals using a variety of tools including law


A world where every women and girls enjoy of their rights


Protecting women and girls from social inequalities


Rural women a ‘powerful force’ for global climate action: UN Secretary-Gene…

Rural women and girls across the world are a “powerful force” in global act...


Day of the Girl Child spotlights 25 years of progress, with more on the hor…

The world’s one billion young girls, are being celebrated on Friday 11 Octo...


International Day of the Girl Child

On the International Day of the Girl (11 October), join UN Women to celebra...


Alarming number of women mistreated during childbirth, new UN health agency…

More than a third of women surveyed across four lower-income countries, rep...


Women and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Gender equality is a right. Fulfilling this right is the best chance we hav...


As Nairobi Summit approaches, time to move from talk to action on commitmen…

UNITED NATIONS, New York – With only six weeks to go until the Nairobi Summ...


Women pastoralists feel the heat of climate change

By: Sharon Birch-Jeffrey   Faced with the harsh effects of erratic weathe...


Spotlight Initiative shows early progress on making women and girls feel sa…

BUENOS AIRES/TEGUCIGALPA/NEW YORK – Like many teenagers in Argentina’s Juju...


Leaders call on world to end scourge of gender violence

Betty was 16 years old when four armed men in uniform broke into her family...


At UN debate, Japan vows to back global push for inclusive quality educatio…

If women were able to demonstrate their potential, “the world would sparkle...


‘Childhood is changing, and so must we’, UNICEF declares, as world marks hi…

Since its adoption 30 years ago, the milestone Convention of the Rights of ...


Sustainable Development Summit: ‘We must step up our efforts - now’, Guterr…

SDGs “The 2030 Agenda is coming to life”, declared the UN chief on Tuesday...


Capacity building

A. Capacity building of national networks of women's rights in order to contribute towards the implementation of women's human rights

Capacity building of judicial and extrajudicial stakeholders
Capacity Building of women in governance

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Advocacy and lobbying

WiLDAF/FeDDAF in West Africa just as at the regional level maintains an institutional presence at the sessions of the main regional and international sessions dealing with women's human rights..

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Networking & Communication

 Regular communication with members let them know on the events/issues in Africa and all over the world

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