• Join the Sheroes Campaign!

  • Be a Shero! Join the Campaign!

  • Box Girls Kenya trains young girls to defend themselves, and helps build their self confidence during the process!

  • Collaboration is a dance

  • Our Arts Culture and Sports workshop built bridges, sisterhood and collaboration

  • Shapeshifters: African Women Spearheading Change in the Environment

About Us

The African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF) is a Pan-African grant making organisation that supports the realisation and fulfillment of African women’s rights through funding of autonomous women’s organisations on the continent.

Since its inception in the year 2000, AWDF has awarded grants of US$41.7 million to over 1,300 women’s organisations in 46 countries in Africa and the Middle East.

Networks and Partnerships