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

Covid-19: how you can contact us

March 19, 2020

Due to government advice to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 virus, the AkiDwA office on Buckingham Street will be…

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International Women’s Day: Each for equal freedom from violence

March 9, 2020

This International Women’s Day, AkiDwA is proud to host a guest post from researcher Carol Ballantine, who discusses the violence…

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Request for Tender: Evaluation Consultant

February 17, 2020

AkiDwA invites tenders from a qualified person to conduct an evaluation of the organisation’s work on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)….

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