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Young African Women Initiatives (YAWI) African women to live in a world that embraces integrity, peace, prosperity, respect for human rights, and freedom from oppression. Young African Women Initiatives (YAWI) Education is the best way to empower children in life. Young African Women Initiatives (YAWI)


Young African Women initiatives (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 Mission

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.

Our Programs

What we do

Sexual And Productive Health Sensitization

SRH is described by the amalgamation of “sexual health” and “reproductive health”. Sexual health has been defined by the World …

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Support Teen Moms In Our Community

Teenage pregnancies have become a prominent issue in Kenya in the recent past. Teenage pregnancy and teenage marriage is a …

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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 …

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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 …

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COVID-19 has had ripple effects that at some point may be deemed more catastrophic than the epidemic itself. This includes ...

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Education For Girls

Education is still considered the single most potent tool to change gender dynamics that keep women and girls poor and …

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Access to clean green energy means, children rural areas experience a 50% increase in educational results while being able to ...

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