Last week our Program Development Officer (Rameesha Qazi) and Project Coordinator (Malen Jobe) presented at the Ministry of Education, Basic and Secondary Education (MoBSE) CCM’s Education Forum...
About SHOAW Gambia
SHOAW Gambia is an initiative that seeks to address the increasing harassment and online abuses of Women and Girls in The Gambia by targeting and identifying the root causes that often triggers harassment/abuse.
This initiative seeks to generally change how Gambian Communities perceive women in society as they are still the most vulnerable and marginalised in most part of the world.
Comommunities that should be shelter and console for victims is rather the opposite and victims are highly encouraged to speak out and not feel stigmatised or defend the so-called “family-honour” as we at SHOAW believe that women play a vital role in society, therefore their rights most be respected and also protected.
News & Events
At the end of March 2019, a small team from SHOAW Gambia visited the village of Mamuda in the West Coast Region to conduct a Needs Assessment. It was quickly apparent that we needed to conduct programming in the village...