East Africa Young Women's Leadership and Mentorship initiative
East Africa Young Women Leadership and Mentorship Initiative is an initiatitive to strengthen Young Women's leadership in East Africa. Global Funds for Women is partnering with Akili Dada and Coast Women In Development -(CWID) in an innovative initiative in East Africa. The overarching goal is to create a cadre of Young Women Leaders in Kenya and Tanzania with enhanced conceptual clarity, strategic vision, and organizing capacity to strenghthen their organizations and build movements. CWID seeks to impact knowledge and create awareness to Women and girls who are members of the Community, the organizations work targets to change the social norms and practices so that women and girls become influential and play a major role within the community by becoming community and religious leaders that will do away with the patriarchial system of government and be able to have respect that they have the ability to assist in building a cohessive and accomodate individuals and communities that sees young women and girls as major contributors to every decision making levels.