Yawi

Young Africa Women Initiatives

About Us

WHO WE ARE

The Young Africa women initiative (YAWI) is a legal entity in Kenya with its headquarters in Nakuru. In Kenya YAWI has operations mainly in Nakuru county. YAWI is an African based organization for gender equality, women, children and girl’s rights. . we sensitize women and the community at large on embracing freedom of women from all form of violence, economic injustices, sexual and reproductive health, girl’s education and women economic empowerment.

Our Misson

To promote, protect and advocate for the rights of women to ensure their freedom form all forms of violence and provide them with tools and resources necessary to move from crisis and poverty to stability and self-sufficiency.

Our Vision

African women to live in a world that embraces integrity, peace, prosperity, respect for human rights and freedom from oppression.

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Programs

our programs Include

Environment

Access to clean green energy means, children rural areas experience a 50% increase in educational results while being able to read more in the evenings. Also, households in the accessing green and clean energy are s. . . Read More

Education For Girls

Elewa haki (Know Your Right) The aim of this program is to use an innovative model with a low cost communication network to empower young women and girls by connecting them to high-quality news and inform. . . Read More

Sexual And Productive Health Sensitization

Elewa haki (Know Your Right) The aim of this program is to use an innovative model with a low cost communication network to empower young women and girls by connecting them to high-quality news and information about. . . Read More

COVID-19 PANDEMIC

COVID-19 has had ripple effects that at some point may be deemed more catastrophic than the epidemic itself. This includes socio-economic, health, psycho-social and even increased Gender based violence effects. Evid. . . Read More

Women Economic Empowerment Program(WEEP)

Our approach to WEEP is a rights-based approach to women's empowerment, advancement and gender equality. Through WEEP, YAWI offers opportunities for progressive change by providing a pathway for women and girls to a. . . Read More

Human Rights and Gender equality program.

YAWI is committed to respecting human rights. Our motivation is deeply rooted in our core values. We promote a human rights-based approach to development and gender equality in our partnerships and work. In practice. . . Read More

Contact Us

This is how to find us

16326-20100 Nakuru, Kenya

yawipgrms@gmail.com

+254703661439 or +254743246638