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FAWE receives inaugural 2017 Al-Sumait Prize for the Development of Africa in the field of Education

The Forum for Africa Women Educationalists was in a colorful ceremony held in Kuwait city on 13th December 2017 crowned Laureate for the 2017 cycle of Al-Sumait Prize for African Development in the field […]

By | 2018-01-22T10:02:28+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: FAWE News, Featured|Tags: , |

FAWE wins US$1million in the 2017 cycle of the Al-Sumait Prize in the field of Education

FAWE has been named the 2017 laureate of the US$1million Al-Sumait Prize in the field of Education. The decision was announced at the conclusion of Al-Sumait’s Board of Trustees meeting in Kuwait City. Please […]

By | 2017-12-03T09:11:00+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|Categories: FAWE News, Featured|Tags: , |

FAWE-supported Centre of Excellence shelters girls at risk of FGM and child marriage in Kenya

Africa Inland Church (AIC) Girls’ Primary School in Kajiado, Kenya, has for the past fifty eight years served as a rescue center for hundreds of girls who have been victims of Female Genital Mutilation […]

By | 2017-08-19T14:54:05+00:00 March 18th, 2017|Categories: FAWE News|Tags: , |

FAWE Executive Director appointed GIMAC Chairperson

The Steering Committee of Gender Is My Agenda Campaign (GIMAC) has appointed FAWE’s Executive Director, Ms Hendrina Chalwe Doroba as chairperson for a period of one year (2017-2018).

The appointment on 25th January 2017 was […]

Thirty FAWE youth trained in cutting edge digital advocacy technologies

It is evident that technology has changed the way people think, act and understand things. More importantly, technology has reduced the space and time taken to engage with a wide range of audiences in […]

By | 2017-08-28T14:32:09+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|Categories: FAWE News|Tags: |

Statement by FAWE Executive Director on the Advent of the 2017 Silver Jubilee Celebrations

Twenty five years! A journey of several steps – long, trying but satisfying. What started as a dream of five female Ministers of Education – Hon. Simone de Comarmond of Seychelles, Hon. Paulette Missambo […]

By | 2017-10-27T07:25:33+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Categories: FAWE News, Featured|Tags: |

Advancing Girls’ Secondary Education towards SDG 4 and 5 On Access, Retention and Performance in School

ADEA/FAWE Challenge: Advancing Girls’ Secondary Education towards SDG 4 and 5 on Access, Retention and Performance in School

The Association for the Development of Education in Africa’s Working Group on Education Management and Policy Support (ADEA […]

By | 2017-08-19T17:16:14+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Categories: FAWE News|

FAWE and ADEA award the Most Significant Change stories in advancing girls participation in secondary education in Africa

Secondary-level education is a critical stage of learning, and female learners are more likely to drop out at this level than their male counterparts. Having gone through secondary education, a girl can choose to […]

By | 2017-08-19T17:44:54+00:00 July 11th, 2016|Categories: FAWE News|