About our organization
The African women and children initiative Board manages the business of the organisation, ensures that all activities are within Nigeria law and agreed charitable objects and is responsible for the oversight of, and agreeing the financial plan for, field programmes. They are drawn from a wide field of experience, including children’s rights, healthcare, strategy, law and business. The board is headed by a chairperson who is assisted by a vice chairperson
AWCEI (African Women & Children Empowerment Initiative) is a non-profit organization that was founded and created by Barrister Nsoh Nalowa Bih and Dr. Kimeng Henry in 2017. AWCEI is out to empower women and children who constitute the vulnerable groups in society, inspire them to becoming great society builders. Empowering them through supporting their businesses and education, help them get access to health care!
Our Vision & Mission
African women and children empowerment initiative has as vision to provide hope and inspire the poor vulnerable women and children affected by conflict all over Africa and who have been deprived from living their dreams and lives with no hope. AWCEI seeks to reach out to women and children inspire them to become great through helping them get access to quality health care and education, skill training and access to antennal care and vaccination against tropical diseases.
African women and children empowerment initiative (AWCEI) whose mission is seeing that every pregnant woman and children below the age of 5 who constitute the vulnerable groups in society have access to good health care and education. We ensure that these groups of people (pregnant women and children below the age of 5) are vaccinated against preventable diseases, prevented from and treated for malaria, HIV/AIDS, irrespective of their economic status and where they live.
AWCEI provide pre-emptive and intervention on the field to help women and children have a better life, this is done through
Millions of women and children all over the world are the most affected during crisis or conflict and are subjected to abuse with many pregnant women not being able to attend antennal until birth and lives in terrible conditions. Africa women and Children empowerment work is to support this vulnerable group of people and Your gift will go where it’s needed most, protecting and supporting women and children by equipping skilled, local staff to offer training, education, counselling, medical care, small business loans, and other programs that reach women and children helping to end violence against this vulnerable people.
Many women and children around the world are held back by poverty, lack of information, lack of education and some are victims of violence caused by crisis or conflict around them. Africa Women and Children Empowerment initiative with her group of volunteers work to Reach out and influence the lives of women in communities and call on others to volunteer as a tutor or mentor in their communities. As this is One way to establish a mentorship through Big Brothers Big Sisters.
The first 1,000 days of a child’s life from conception to age 2 are the most critical. Africa women and children empowerment initiative are to support women during the pregnancy and after birth, this is supporting the new mom and her child with all the basic necessity. You can help save young lives around the world by giving a new mother the essential things like a bassinet, cloth diapers, blankets, a container for clean water, and soap. Your gift also provides life-saving infant care training.
AWCEI, do not only work on allowing Pregnant women and children have better access to health care and vaccination but also empower the women to be able to be self-sustainable and empower others. AWCEI identify hard working female entrepreneurs who are waiting to realize their dream of building or expanding a successful business mentor them and encourage them. Partner with AWCEI to help empower women and children with a small loan, when a woman is empowered with a small loan to start a business, the business become a source of livelihood and children are well taken care of. Your donated funds are recycled again and again to help more people and make a bigger impact.
When women and children have access to Antennal care and vaccination, a lot of good things happen for them and their families as this reduces women died during childbirth, reduce infant mortality. They enjoy better health and can take care of themselves and their children. They live longer, work harder earn higher wages, and are more active participants in community life. Yet millions of women don't attend antenatal care and are in the risk of dead during child millions of children still lack access to vaccination thus they risk dying young as there become vulnerable to many diseases. Your support to empowering women and children can help more women and children all over the world live long and become self-sustainable thus addressing the following sustainable development Goals, No poverty, Good health care and well-being for all, quality education for children, gender equality.