Media Gallery

Report: Impact of Right to Work on Women Seeking International Protection in Ireland

July 22, 2022

Unlocking the Potential of Women Seeking International Protection in Ireland: The Impact of Right to Work  

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Video: AkiDwA Community Webinar – FGM and the Law in Times of COVID-19

April 14, 2021

Wednesday 14th of November 2021:  This afternoon AkiDwA hosted a Community Webinar on “FGM and the Law in Times of…

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Video: Beyond Bias and Barriers – Women’s Leadership Matters

March 11, 2021

  Wednesday 10th of March 2021: AkiDwA’s conference marking International Women’s Day 2021 and our 20th anniversary year The aim of…

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Video: Conference – Gender-Based Violence: Migrant Women’s Perspective

November 27, 2020

  AkiDwA Research presented by Sharon Etokhana – Mobile Bondage: Trafficking of African Women (pdf) ICI Information on Trafficking presented…

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Online Conference: Migrant Women Stand Up to Covid-19

May 14, 2020

  On 12th May 2020, AkiDwA organised an online conference for members to explore the challenges, supports and resilience that…

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AkiDwA Chair Meddy Okonkwo tells RTE why migrants send money home

November 15, 2019

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2019 AkiDwA was in Finland with End FGM European Network

November 6, 2019

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Conference: Time to Dismantle Racism!

On June 30th AkiDwA hosted a virtual conference gathering human rights and equality experts to discuss how to move beyonf reactions and to take real action to dismantle racism in Ireland. 

AkiDwA Intercultural Day 2019
Listen to the coverage on NearFM of AkiDwA’s Intercultural Day 21st June 2019


On June 21st 2019, AkiDwA hosted an intercultural event that brought people from across Dublin’s North Inner City together to celebrate the richness of the communities who live here. We began by dancing. Stories were shared and new friends were made.

Donie Tarrant from NearFM spoke with our founder Salome Mbugua about Akidwa’s work and what it means to bring communities together. Listen on NearFM or use the player below.

AkiDwA Achievements


AkiDwA Young Migrant Women Group – (One World Week Film 2014)



Young Migrant Women summer camp 2014



AkiDwA Tie and Die Demonstration



AkiDwA 10th Anniversary

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