Wfac Magazine launched succesfully

Wfac Magazine launched succesfully

On September 23rd, the Vice Chancellor of University of Buea, Professor Nalova Lyonga,  was joined by INGOs/NGOs representatives, government officials, human rights/gender activists, the press/media, young people, students, women and men to celebrate the launch of Wfac magazine. The audience heard the vice-chancellor of Buea University talk about the need to end violence against women. “Every woman has a unique […]

WFAC Cameroon launches new magazine

WFAC Cameroon launches new magazine

The first edition of the WFAC Magazine is now available. The magazine features powerful stories that touch on issues of power struggles, gender, injustice, women breaking barriers and challenging the status quo around maleness and femininities. “In this edition, you will learn and appreciate the indomitable power of women and girls in fostering community good”, says Ms. Zoneziwoh Mbondgulo-Wondieh, Wfac […]

19-year-old SRHR college peer educators talk Feminisms

19-year-old SRHR college peer educators talk Feminisms

In most parts of our society, the word “Feminism” still remains a bitter pill for so many people to swallow, however, to Wfac’s college SRHR Peer educators, the ‘F’ word is about change, empowerment of all and transforming lives. In May 2016, Wfac’s SRHR student peer educators were asked to each talk on “What they understand by the word Feminism”. […]

Women for a Change, Cameroon participates at 3rd African Union Summit

Women for a Change, Cameroon participates at 3rd African Union Summit

Women for a Change, Cameroon participated at the 3rd African Union High Level Panel on Gender Equality & Women’s Empowerment and the 28th session of the Gender Is My Agenda Campaign (GIMAC) –  from July 7 – 11 2016, in Kigali, Rwanda. Below is a brief highlight to what was discussed/adopted as recommendations at the GIMAC Meeting in Kigali, Rwanda, […]

15-year-old college students talk SRHR Leadership

15-year-old college students talk SRHR Leadership

Leadership might mean different things to different people. But to some 15-year-old students, it means taking ownership, making informed choices, and responsible decisions. It is about one’s rights, especially their right to quality sexual and reproductive health. writes Thelma_Neh Women for a Change, Cameroon, Volunteer. In a practical exercise held sometimes in April 2016, some 25 young participants who are […]

Understanding adolescents perceptions on gender

Understanding adolescents perceptions on gender

“I know my rights. I have control over my body” says 16-year-old Victorine_Ngimou, Wfac SRHR peer educator, during an interview for my Women and Gender Studies (WGS), MSc. school practicum. Early this March 2016, as part of a class practicum for an MSc course, I was assigned the responsibility to serve as a team leader to a group of 5, […]

Addressing gender stereotypes and misconceptions

Addressing gender stereotypes and misconceptions

Being a feminist and advocacy organisation, it continues to develop innovative programmes and strategies to address gender stereotypes and misconceptions. It has successfully mobilised and organised more than 100 community actions, advocacy programs, campaigns, leadership training programs for gender justice and the empowerment of women and girls.