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 WHO 

 WE ARE 

Women in Alternative Action (WAA­) Cameroon is a non- profit and non-governmental organisation founded in 2004 with a vision to promote communities free from gender-based violence, stigmatisation, discrimination, and exclusion of women, youth and girls in Cameroon and Central African sub-region.

We work to promote gender justice, equality, peace building, gender capacity building, innovative and sustainable opportunities for women, youths and girls in Cameroon and Central African sub-region.

We believe all women can embrace who they are,
can define their future, and can change the world.

WAA Cameroon’s affiliation to relevant structures

  • WAA Cameroon is a member of the Gender-Based Violence sub group coordinated by UNFPA and MINPFROFF.

  • WAA Cameroon is also a member Girls Not Brides: The Global Partnership to End Child Marriage and coordinates the Cameroon National Coalition to End Child Marriage.

  • Additionally, WAA Cameroon is a member of the African Union Civil Society Reference Group of the African Union Campaign to End Child Marriage in Africa

  • The organization is in Special Consultative Status with UN ECOSOC

  • Partnership with IANSA, MINPROFF, CUSO International, AmplifyChange, GPPAC, UNICEF, UN Wormen and UNFPA, Cuso International

WAA Cameroon, among other issues, works for:

  1. GENDER JUSTICE

  2. ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

  3. EMPOWERING YOUTHS FOR THE NEXT GENERATION

  4. PEACE AND SECURITY

  5. LAW REVIEW

  6. Research & Documentation

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OUR VISION

Women in Alternative Action is leading in creating an enabling environment to the development efforts of women, youth and the girl child that offer them equal access to gender justice, peace, security, human rights and sustainable opportunities in Cameroon and the Central Africa sub-region.

OUR MISSION

We devote all our efforts towards eradicating gender-based violence, as well as enhancing human rights protection and promotion, contributing to peace and security, and providing sustainable opportunities for women, youth and the girl child in Cameroon and the Central Africa sub-region.

OUR GOAL

Contribute to gender justice, human rights, peace and security, non-stigmatization and sustainable opportunities for women, youth and the girl child within Cameroon and the Central Africa sub-region.

OUR TEAM

Justine Kwachu

Executive Director

Kendemeh Peaceful

Program Cordinator

Alemji Eballe

Program Assistant

Fuh Geogette

Accountant

Kelly Mokake

Youth Officer

Claudia Eka

Administrative Assistant

Edgar Mpako

I.T / Communications

Bih Majory

Peace & Security

Ngupuh Afese

Child Protection

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