West Africa

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Market Women’s Fund (SMWF) – Liberia

Sirleaf Market Women's FundThe AWDF supports Liberian women through the Sirleaf Market Women’s Fund (SMWF), an organisation dedicated to rebuilding and further developing Liberia. Created in 2006, the fund acknowledges the support that market women provided in electing Africa’s first female president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Now, the fund seeks to improve existing markets and construct new markets, including crèches, storage, sanitary facilities, credit facilities and training programmes.

Join us in supporting work like this by making a contribution to AWDF today!