Education Center for Advancement of Women (ECAW)

 


Country

Kenya

Organization

Education Center for Advancement of Women (ECAW)

ECAW was established in 2006 to address the challenges faced by women and girls, including lack of education, violence, early marriage and harmful traditional practices including female genital mutilation (FGM).

Project

Preventing Female Genital Mutilation and Promoting Women's Rights

Purpose: To promote women's rights, including girls' access to education, by supporting workshops, girls' clubs, advocacy against female genital mutilation, and community-conversation forums.

Project Grant Amount $20,000
Total Grants Received $147,446
Years Supported 7
Theme Girl Effect, Sexual Health and Rights
Population Served Adolescent girls, Ethnic minorities, Indigenous peoples, Men, Religious/Ethnic minorities, Women, Youth