African Women Empowerment Guild

Organization's name: African Women Empowerment Guild
Organization's acronym: AWEG
Headquarters address  
Address: 29 Airport Road, YWCA Building, PO BOX 8083, Benin City, Edo
EDO STATE .

Nigeria
Phone: 234-802-3060147 / 234-802-3514832
Email: aweg95@yahoo.com
Web site: www.awegng.org
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages:
  • English

Activities

Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Aging
  • Agriculture
  • Atomic Energy
  • Biodiversity
  • Business and Industry
  • Crime Prevention
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culture
  • De-mining
  • Debt Relief
  • Decolonization
  • Disarmament
  • Drug Control
  • Economics and Finance
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Habitat
  • Humanitarian Affairs
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Industrial Development
  • Information
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law
  • International Security
  • Justice
  • Labour
  • Law of the Sea and Antarctica
  • Least Developed Countries
  • Media
  • Micro-Credit
  • New Global Institutions
  • Outer Space
  • Peace and Security
  • Private Sector
  • Refugees
  • Religion
  • Science and Technology
  • Sports for Peace and Development
  • Statistics
  • Taxation Policy
  • Technical Cooperation
  • Torture
  • Trade and Development
  • United Nations Funding
  • United Nations Reform

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women
  • Men and boys
  • Research
  • Service provision
  • The girl child
  • Trafficking in women and girls
  • Violence against women
  • Women in power and decision-making
Geographic scope: National
Country of activity:
  • Nigeria
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1995
Year of registration (YYYY): 2005
Number and type of members: 25 Volunteers
Affiliation with NGO networks: CSW African NGO Network
Funding structure:
  • Fees for education and training services
  • Fees for providing consulting or research services
  • Product sales and business services
  • Grants from Governments
  • Funds from Religious Institutions

Additional Information

Sustainable Development