We Effect Eastern Africa is recruiting a Coordinator for Resource Mobilization. The job is a full-time position, open for Kenyan nationals, based in Nairobi on fixed term contract, until the end of 2018 with good possibilities of extension depending on budget. We Effect is a Swedish non-governmental organisation working in 25 countries. Our work focuses […]
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3 April 2018
Open position: Coordinator for Resource Mobilization.
27 March 2018
Growing together – In many ways
Being a woman among mostly male farmers, can be a challenge. Everywhere in the world. Some countries have come further than others, but still women need to stay together and share experiences, to get access to the board rooms, and the same privileges as men. These experiences are shared by Lotta Folkesson and Elizabeth Nsimadala. […]
27 March 2018
A new beginning with deep-rooted partners
With the new five-year programmes, We Effect’s strategy narrows down from four to two programmes. The already well-established Adequate-Housing and Sustainable Rural Development programmes, will promote a better future, especially for rural women. 5,2 million people With a clear focus – and stable funding – We Effect kicks off the new programmes for 2018-2022. More […]
2 October 2017
Focus on local issues in Tanzanian villages gave women access to land
Tanzania. In a country where land is regarded a male thing We Effect has supported women in six villages to claim and own the land they have the right to. The breakthrough came from focusing on key issues at community level. We Effect’s Naseku Kisambu shares her experiences on how to realise women’s right to […]
5 September 2017
Do Kenyan coffee farmers accept solar technology?
A new study finds coffee cooperative members in Kenya positive about solar technology but wishing for more knowledge and reasonable installment solutions to make investments. We asked Sabina Oehme, who conducted the study together with Emma Levison, more about the results. The purpose of your study, Social acceptance of solar technology – A field study […]
29 November 2016
New Call to Action: Give women and youth in Eastern Africa access to financial services
We Effect’s annual conference on gender equality and sustainable development in Eastern Africa leads to a call for financial services to become real for women, youth and Persons with Disabilities. Financial inclusion is an important factor for improving women’s economic empowerment, fighting poverty and promoting sustainable development. But women living in poverty, and other marginalised groups […]