Akina Dada wa Africa

Akina Dada wa Africa, or AkiDwA for short, is a national network of migrant women living in Ireland. Akina Dada wa Africa means sisterhood in Swahili. Over two decades, AkiDwA has gained recognition as a leading NGO highlighting the issues faced by migrant women in Ireland. 

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Latest News

How I made friends by joining a youth group set up to tackle hate crime

October 14, 2019

By Nengi Benstowe I had no clue there were  any kind of career  opportunities in the  area of  youth work…

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Request for Tender: Evaluation Consultant

October 11, 2019

AkiDwA invites tenders from a qualified person to conduct an evaluation of AkiDwA’s project on reproductive health. The successful applicant…

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Women’s Council asks AkiDwA to help plan FemFest 2020

September 25, 2019

The National Women’s Council of Ireland is calling on AkiDwA’s  younger members to get involved with it to  help  plan…

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