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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – CONSULTANCY, GRANTMAKING AUDIT

    Le Fonds Africain pour le Developpement de la Femme (AWDF) is inviting applications from feminist oriented grantmaking systems consultants to undertake an audit of its grant making systems and processes. For Terms of Reference, kindly click here. Closing date for receiving applications is Friday 26th April 2019 2019”

What We Know: The Role of Knowledge Production in Owning our Narratives as African Feminists

By: Rita Nketiah, Spécialiste; chargée de la gestion des connaissances, AWDF “We claim the right to theorise for ourselves, write for ourselves, strategise for ourselves and speak for ourselves as African feminists.” –The African Feminist Charter Each morning, as I sit down at my desk at the AWDF House, this quote from the African Feminist Charter greets me. It […]

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST – Women and Girls project

  Le Fonds Africain pour le Developpement de la Femme (AWDF) is seeking for an expression of interest from an experienced consultant to undertake end of project evaluation. We are looking for a consultant with demonstrable expertise on monitoring, evaluation and learning (ME&L) with special focus on women’s rights work in Africa. The consultant is expected to carry out […]

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST – Leadership and Governance project

Le Fonds Africain pour le Developpement de la Femme (AWDF) is seeking for an expression of interest from an experienced consultant to undertake end of project evaluation. We are looking for a consultant with demonstrable expertise on monitoring, evaluation and learning (ME&L) with special focus on women’s rights work in Africa. The consultant is expected to carry out an […]

TERMS OF REFERENCE: AWDF GRANTMAKING AUDIT

IntroductionThe African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF) was founded in the year 2000 as an autonomous, Africa-wide foundation, awarding grants for the support of non-profit African women’s organisations working for social justice, equity and peace, as well as carrying out capacity building work for those organisations and generating knowledge on African women’s work and achievements. En […]

16 Days of Hope

By Nana Akosua Hanson Imagine this: You are walking through a busy street and everybody keeps grabbing at your body parts. You speak up, but you are shut down. You have no right to open your mouth, they say. They grab you some more. Your body is in pain, so you are in pain. It […]

CEO Forum Report: The Grand Finale

Feminist organisations have been at the forefront of women’s and girl’s rights advocacy and action across Africa and the Middle East. Often working in challenging socio -economic and political contexts with limited organisational capacity and ever-increasing demands, women’s organisations help bridge the public service delivery gap, while redefining conventional ideas and practices on the rights […]