African Women Development Initiative (AWDI) is a not for profit support and development oriented community group, founded in 2004 to serve as a network body for migrant women in Ireland and a support for women in difficult situations.
Yemi's passion to pay it forward is recognized in the humanitarian and philanthropic initiatives she lends herself to though AWDI.
AWDI’s mission is to build and strengthen relationships, entrench family values, empower, support and strengthen migrant woman for a confident and sufficient living while advocating, impacting and influencing women’s rights to effectively promote integration, cultural identity, equality and justice for the migrant woman wherever she is resident. The group advocates, supports and promotes the integration and cultural identity of migrant women within their community while empowering them to express and improve themselves in areas where they need help.
It's Vision is to see a society where women’s and girls rights are enjoyed to build self confident women who believe in themselves enough to identify, tap into and use their God given talent regardless of distractions to ensure integration, equal opportunity and better living in all spheres of life.
The second phase of our 'Empowering more Women Entrepreneurs' Project kicks off late 2017. Join the initiative.
To read more visit: www.africanwomendev.com
SHEROES Gobal, founded in 2012, is a Women development and support organisation with a MISSION to build women & youth to become positive change agents through changing orientation, to build positive mind-set, recognizing their efforts, celebrating their successes, empowering them to build sustainable businesses in line with the UN sustainable development goal 2030, and encouraging them to be supportive of one another.
SHEROES Global GOAL:
Our GOAL is to Inspire women to be more, Influence women to support one another to be more, and celebrate women who dare to be more.
SHEROES Global VISION:
Our VISION is to see society where a woman can reach her highest potential, free of violence, and supported by, not just men, but other women, who desire the best for her and gladly recognize and celebrate her achievements.
SHEROES Global VALUES:
- SERVICE: We honor our word to serve by staying focused on our goal.
- HONESTY: Our team-selection is guided by the need for all our team members to be honest in all activities and in dealing with people.
- ETHICS: We strive to meet the highest ethical standards
- RESPECT: We emphasize respect for self and for others.
- OPENNESS: We are committed to openness and transparency in our work.
- EMPOWERNESS: We believe in, practice and promote the empowerment of every woman.
- SUPPORT: We are dedicated to supporting all women to be more, and we celebrate any woman who dares to be more.
SHEROES Global OBJECTIVES: Our Objectives are achieved through our Projects & Programs-
1. To train Women & Youth to be their own Boss, build female leaders to be positive change agents & provide mentorship through SHEROES ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACADEMY.
2. To give FREE career talks & books to students & youth, helping them decide on a career path early in Life through SHEROES 'EXPLORING OPTIONS' CAREER PROJECT.
3. To run a global campaign that focuses on giving boys the orientation of becoming good men for our girls, helping them grow into caring, confident and responsible men through SHEROES BOYS TO
4. To empower young people to be pro-active, inclusive, involved in & participate actively in society and be catalyst for positive change through SHEROES YOUTH FORUM (SYF).
5. To support the less privileged in the society in various ways through SHEROES CHARITY.
6. To receive & process nominations of women & youth who inspire, influence & impact, and recognize/celebrate finalists as they receive the ONCE-In-A-LIFETIME SHEROES AWARDS.
7. To explore the lives and shared experiences of ordinary women & youth doing extraordinary things on media through THE SHEROES - TV PROGRAM.
8. To facilitate the Conferencing of inspired women, to engage in policy influencing dialogue, and empower one another through SHEROES GLOBAL SUMMIT.
9. To be a safe place online for women to Network and discuss all things female: Career / Relationship / Health / Social life and more through SHEROES NETWORK.
Our works are delivered through our projects and programs, which form the base for our objectives -
1. SHEROES ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACADEMY.
2. SHEROES 'EXPLORING OPTIONS' CAREER PROJECT.
3. SHEROES BOYS TO MEN CAMPAIGN (BTM).
4. SHEROES CHARITY.
5. SHEROES YOUTH FORUM (SYF).
1. SHEROES GLOBAL AWARDS.
2. THE SHEROES - TV PROGRAM.
3. SHEROES GLOBAL SUMMIT.
4. SHEROES NETWORK.