Mission

ANWO's mission is to bring African women into political life and to empower them economically, socially and politically. To forward the interests of African people internationally through our programs aimed particularly at the advancement of African women. To liberate African women and men from the customs and practices that serve to keep us subjugated.

Initiatives

Building the revolutionary capacity of African women

What membership looks like

We use diverse strategies to organize ourselves and other African women.
Grassroots Organizing
Emergency Relief

Latest News

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International Leadership

Meet the international leadership of the African National Women's Organization
Yejide Orunmila (US)
Yejide Orunmila (US)

President

Kushinda Olarenwaju (UK)
Kushinda Olarenwaju (UK)

Vice President

    Kimberly Sasson (US)
    Kimberly Sasson (US)

    Secretary

      Gaida Kambon (US)
      Gaida Kambon (US)

      Membership Director

        Lindsey Henderson (US)
        Lindsey Henderson (US)

        Communications Director

          Rashida Symonds (CA)
          Rashida Symonds (CA)

          Economic Director