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

Testimonials

What membership looks like

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

Latest News

If you are interested in the latest news and analysis from ANWO, read our blog.

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

    Pat Lumumba (UK)
    Pat Lumumba (UK)

    UK National Representative

      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