BOARD & GOVERNANCE

AkiDwA is a charity registered in Ireland (CHY 17227) AkiDwa is registered with the Charities Regulator as Akina Dada Wa Africa (Charity Number 2006341). 

The AkiDwA Board

AkiDwA is governed by a  board of four  people from diverse backgrounds and professions. All AkiDwA Board members live in Ireland. The board meets regularly  to guide and support the work of the organisation.

AkiDwA carried out organisational evaluations in 2018, 2014 and in 2011. Each of these reviews highlighted how the organisation has developed as a professional organisation and outlined areas for future focus and development.

In March AkiDwA  launched our Strategic Plan for 2019-2021, which outlines four priority areas for future work, following our 2018 evaluation.

We  also operate as a company limited by guarantee without capital share (370089).

You can check the register here: 

https://www.charitiesregulator.ie/en/information-for-the-public/search-the-charities-register/charity-detail?srchstr=Akina%20Dada%20Wa%20Africa&regid=20063641

Strong and creative leadership were identified as critical elements in development of both AkiDwA’s work and its visibility, as was the long term commitment and vision of Board members and of the founders.
AkiDwA staff were identified as valued assets and praised for their dedication, commitment, experience, effectiveness,knowledge and hard work.