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Africa Women's Forum (AWF)

Member since 21.08.2017

Country

Morocco

Mission and objectives

The African Women's Forum is a pan-African association based in Rabat, Morocco with branches in several countries: Tunisia, Gambia, and Ghana. Its main purpose is to strengthen the participation of women in the strategic decisions of our societies. AWF also aims to strengthen the situation of women through an exchange of experiences in women's rights between states. AWF also aims to reinforce a better knowledge of countries through culture, especially between the countries of the Maghreb and the other countries of Sub-Saharan Africa but also from the Mediterranean.

Main activities related to gender equality and women's rights

Organization of international forums on fundamental issues for women: empowerment, leadership, security; Advocacy in international fora like UN, parliaments, human rights council on the situation of women; Establishment of a pan-African women's network to form a strong and unified continental movement in order to be a partner for other actors in international cooperation: EU / AU / UN

Geographical sphere of activity

Global

Working themes

Civil and political rights
Education / Professional training
Types of Violence

Target group(s)

Women entrepreneurs, Immigrant and refugee women, Youth (under 25)

Specific years of work experience in gender equality

5-10

Contact

Address : Rabat, 10 000 ,Morocco
Telephone : 00212655270614
Adress email : africawomensforum@gmail.com
Website : WWW.africawomensforum.org

They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

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Coalition for Tunisian Women
Abou Fadhl Mohamad Bahlouli
Hassène Kassar
Association Voix d'Ève (AVE)
Women Programs Centre - Rafah
Souad Slaoui
Syrian Women's Network
Jusoor Center for Studies and Development
Bint Bladi Association
The Moroccan Human Rights Forum
Mouwatinet Association
Palestinian Businesswomen's Association ASALA
Anna Borg
Le blog Tunisian Girl
Psycho Social Counseling Center for Women (PSCCW)
Jordanian Hashemite Fund for Human Development (JOHUD)
Appropriate Communication Techniques for Development Center (ACT)
Association des Femmes Tunisiennes pour la Recherche sur le Développement (AFTURD)
Association BALODIREN
Association Anaout pour la femme et l'enfant
Yala Academy
Genre en Action
Venus Association for the culture and arts
Amel Association International
Musawa Women’s Study Center
Movimento per l'Autosviluppo, l'Interscambio e la Solidarietà (M.A.I.S.)
Forum on Festivals in the Arab Countries
Jerusalem Center for Women
The Lebanese Association of Women Researchers - Bahithat
Amal Association for Women and Development
Be active. Be emancipated (B.a.B.e.)
Global Forum for Religions and Humanity (GFRH)
Association Al Nada pour la Citoyenneté et le Développement Gafsa (ANCD)
Amal Wazan for women football

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