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

Conference: Gender-Based Violence – Migrant Women’s Perspectives

October 20, 2020

We’re hosting an online conference! Join us on 26th November as part of the global movement, 16 Days of Activism…

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Webinar: Women and Racism in Ireland

October 6, 2020

AkiDwA is partnering with the National Women’s Council of Ireland and the National Traveller Women’s Forum to host a webinar…

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Conference: Who Cares for the Carers?

September 17, 2020

Date: 30th September 2020 Time: 2.00pm – 3.30pm Where: Online, via Zoom Register through Eventbrite Are you providing ongoing support…

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