Protecting migrant women from sex trafficking and prostitution, and presenting them with real alternatives

Protecting migrant women from sex trafficking and prostitution, and presenting them with real alternatives

The Immigrant Council of Ireland and AkiDwA, the migrant women’s network, invite you to: Migrant Women need Choices not Exploitation Protecting migrant women from sex trafficking and prostitution, and presenting them with real alternatives Date:       Thursday, 28th June Time:       2pm to 4.30pm Venue:    Irish Aid Volunteering and Information Centre, 27-31 Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin 1 Migrant women constitute approximately 97 …

AkiDwA’s 10th Anniversary Celebrations:  Fundraising and Recognition Dinner, 23 September 2011

AkiDwA’s 10th Anniversary Celebrations: Fundraising and Recognition Dinner, 23 September 2011

We would like to cordially invite you to attend AkiDwA’s 10th Anniversary Fundraising and Recognition Dinner on the 23rd of September 2011, to be held at the Gresham Hotel, O’Connell Street, Dublin 1.  Akina Dada wa Africa (AkiDwA- Swahili for sisterhood), was established in August 2001 by a group of African women to address the needs of an expanding population …

Celebrating Diversity in Connemara and County Galway

Celebrating Diversity in Connemara and County Galway

Hat tip: BEWNET AkiDwa – The African and Migrant Women’s Network in Ireland is organising a series of events such as workshops, concerts and seminars to commemorate 2010 – the European year of combating poverty and social exclusion. At the end of September AkiDwA is organising a celebration of diversity and social gathering where people …

Salome Mbugua Henry of AkiDwA is one of Ireland’s Leading Social Entrepreneurs

Salome Mbugua Henry of AkiDwA is one of Ireland’s Leading Social Entrepreneurs

AkiDwA is a national network of African women that aims to address the existing and changing needs of African women in Ireland irrespective of their ethnic / national backgrounds, traditions / religious beliefs, socio economic, political or legal status. Salome has volunteered tirelessly for this network and hopes to see it grow in the coming …