Network of networks / Association

Mauritanian Council of Businesswomen – CMFA

Member since 16.11.2018



Mission and objectives

Through its activities, the Mauritanian Council for Businesswomen aims to:
- Empower Mauritanian women and their participation in the Finance and Business Market;
- Link businesswomen with decision-makers;
- Create networks and ties with businesswomen at the global level;
- Enhance the participation of businesswomen in regional and international exhibitions;
- Create a framework to support the marketing of businesswomen´s products
- Organize events encouraging women's work in cities and rural areas;
- Hold conferences highlighting the importance of gender equality;
- Conduct awareness campaigns on women's rights;
- Encourage the active participation of women in political life.

Main activities related to gender equality and women's rights

- Launching an online commercial platform for businesswomen
- Organizing the 1st Business Women Exhibition in Mauritania in 2018
- Preparing training courses for businesswomen
- Participating in training workshops organized by international organizations such as the World Bank

Geographical sphere of activity


Working themes

Economy / Employment
Civil and political rights

Target group(s)

Women entrepreneurs, Women artisans, Employed women

Specific years of work experience in gender equality



Address : Nouakchott, F@CMFAMR.COM ,Mauritania
Telephone : 0022227069030
Adress email :
Website :

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

Nisaa Network
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique des Droits des Femmes (FLDDF)
Right and Democracy Organization
Genre Culture Diversité et Développement (GCDD)
Regards de Femmes
Association Djazairouna des victimes du terrorisme
Association of Continuity of Generations - ACG
Khadija Ben Hassine
Cairo Center for Development (CCD)
The Individual Initiative for Human Rights  - Masir
Observatori Cultural de Gènere
Committee for the Follow-Up on women' s Issues (CFUWI)
Association of Women in Green Economy (AFEV)
Tunisian Mediterranean Center - TUMED
Isha L'Isha - Haifa Feminist Center
Tunisian Association of Gender Studies
Global Forum for Religions and Humanity (GFRH)
Union Nationale de la Femme Tunisienne (UNFT)
TAMETTUT - Amazigh Women's Association for Culture and Development
Association Démocratique des Femmes du Maroc (ADFM)
Amal Wazan for women football
Mada for Citizenship and Development
Elkhir Women's Association
Almobadr Organization for Development and Capacity Building
Women in Front
Association Tazghart
Sihem Benallal Benrahou
Ensan Aid
Movimento per l'Autosviluppo, l'Interscambio e la Solidarietà (M.A.I.S.)
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique pour les Droits des Femmes (FLDDF Injad Beni Mellal)
Servei Civil Internacional de Catalunya
The Arab Association for Human Rights
Réseau des Femmes Solidaires
The Moroccan Human Rights Forum
Europeans Without Borders
RUSEMEG - Réseau Universitaire et Scientifique Euro-Méditerranéen

Subscribe to our Newsletter!

Sign-up for our monthly newsletter and stay updated on the latest content published on our network: news, events, documents, best practices… Don’t miss this opportunity!

Subscribe to our Newsletter!