African Woman and Child Feature Service

Organization's name: African Woman and Child Feature Service
Organization's acronym: AWC Feature Service
Former Name(s): N/A
Headquarters address  
Address: Nairobi Baptist Court, Unit 1
Green Lane, off Ngong Road
Nairobi
Kenya
Phone: 254722209510
Fax: N/A
Email: info@awcfs.org
Web site: www.awcfs.org
Preferred mailing address
Address: P.O.BOX 48197-00100
Nairobi
Kenya
Phone: 254722209510
Email: info@awcfs.org
Organization type: Media
Languages::
  • Swahili

  • English

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Ruth Omukhango Conference Focal Point
Arthur Okwemba Conference Focal Point

Activities


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Human rights of women
  • Geographic scope: National
    Country of activity:
    • Kenya
    Millennium Development Goals:
    • Promote gender equality and empower women
    Mission statement:
    Year established (YYYY): 1994
    Year of registration (YYYY): 2006
    Organizational structure: The staff composition at African Woman and Child Feature Service is diverse. The organization is headed by the Executive Director, who is assisted by the Deputy Executive Director/ Program Manager. There is also a Managing Editor and Finance Manager who reports to the Executive Director. Under the top three are three programme officers who report to the Programme Manager. Under the Managing Editor are two editors. Below these staff is the support personnel. In the management position there two women and two men.
    Number and type of members: The organisation has 13 member; 5 men and 8 women. Most of the members are journalists
    Affiliation with NGO networks: FEMNET
    Funding structure:
    • Funds from other Non-Governmental Organizations


    Additional Information

    Sustainable Development

    Major Group affiliation:
    • Children and youth
    • Women
    Involvement in UN Partnerships:

    Main Objective

    Special Event / Application for Consultative Status with ECOSOC
    Username: aokwemba@awcfs.org