Today as we mark the International Day of the Girl under the theme “Girl Force: Unscripted and unstoppable”, I reflect on the hurdles the girl child has overcome, some of which continue to prevail […]
The Youth Coalition for Education in Liberia (YOCEL) in partnership with the Forum for Africa Women Educationalists (FAWE) and Plan International Liberia in August 2019 launched a Scorecard on the domestication of the Maputo […]
AUC, African Ministers, CSOs devise continental Common Position on Education for Women and girls in conflict and post conflict situations
African Ministers of Education, Gender and Foreign Affairs, African Union Commision Representatives and Civil Society Organisations on 22nd May 2019 convened in Nairobi, Kenya to develop Africa’s Common Position on Education for women and […]
H.E. Macky Sall, President Of the Republic of Senegal is scheduled to launch the new FAWE Strategic Plan 2019-2023 in the third quarter of 2019.
The President who will host the event in Dakar, Senegal, […]
Conference: Addressing education of girls and women in conflict and post conflict situations in Africa
Conflict directly derails education, yet it is education that is a catalysis towards renascence of Africa.
There is need to deliberate, understand and exchange ideas on policies, legislation, plans, financing and monitoring reforms within the […]
Partner update: UNESCO launches the call for nominations for the 2019 UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education
On 8 March 2019 during the International Women’s Day, UNESCO launched the call for nominations for the 2019 UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education.
The UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education rewards outstanding […]
Burundi: Institutionalization of the school aunt and father – FAWE Burundi’s campaign against sexual violence and pregnancy in schools
The wisdom and tenderness of the school aunt and father will overcome the scourge
Sexual violence and early pregnancy in schools is a sad reality in Burundi. According to testimonials collected during awareness and training […]
Burundi: International Day of Women and Girls in Science – A career in science is a real obstacle course for women and girls
The UN General Assembly on 22December 2015 dedicated February 11 to women and girls of science. In Burundi, the day was celebrated for the first time ever on 18 February 2019 at the Ecole […]
Call for applications for the Scholars Entrepreneurship Fund for Tertiary Scholars and Alumni under the FAWE-Mastercard Foundation Programme
APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 30TH MAY 2019
FAWE invites applications for grants to support the Scholars Entrepreneurship initiatives under the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Entrepreneurship Fund (SEF) that will be implemented from […]