Before joining Women for Women International, Rifkatu worked tirelessly to make a living through farming and trading in order to provide for her family.
Yesterday, The Gates Foundation released their annual letter on their work that saves and improves lives in developing countries.
Our Sponsorship Spotlight will feature supporters who generously support our work.
Every day, Afghan people are confronted by war, government instability, and terrorism which have pervaded this nation for decades. These volatile factors have impacted women directly.
This New Year continues to bring political unrest and devastation to millions of people around the world, including those countries within which we work such as the Democratic Republic of the Congo and South Sudan.
This week only, every donation you make to Women for Women International’s work is doubled at no extra cost to you. When you make a one-time gift, your donation will be matched £1 for £1...which means your gift will go twice as far to helping women survivors of war.
Our Policy and Programme Grants Manager, Katie Allen, recently visited Nigeria and had the opportunity to learn more about the powerful impact of engaging men in women's empowerment. Read her blog here.
“It is only now that I realise the great force of my wife, who paid the school fees for our children, put food on the table, and even paid for their healthcare," Mukanire Fungulo, Aimérance’s widower reflects.