The European Union and Swedish aid organisation We Effect, today announced a 760,000 Euro (Rs. 138,510,000) project to empower Sri Lankan women to become entrepreneurs and leaders. More than 11,000 people will benefit from the innovative initiative focusing on gender equality in 12 cooperatives. “The European Union firmly supports gender equality and the empowerment of […]
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3 July 2018
EU-funded project to empower war-affected women in Sri Lanka
12 June 2018
We Effect to support 40 000 Cambodian farmers
We Effect is today announcing a new 5-year programme in Cambodia. It will empower 40 000 farmers to fight poverty – with a focus on gender equality. – It is impossible to end poverty, without gender equality. Promoting equal rights to own land, earn money and be in leadership positions can be a big economic drive […]
7 June 2018
Meet Anna Tibblin, new Secretary General at We Effect!
How do you feel? – Wonderful, fun – and a bit nervous. It’s a big and important job and I’m very humble about the task. What is We Effect’s most important mission? – To reduce poverty and injustice! We will continue to work on what we do best, because we know that it works. […]
25 May 2018
We Effect appoints new Regional Directors
Maria Taddesse and Anneli Leina have been appointed new Regional Directors for We Effect in Southern Africa and Europe. Anneli Leina och Maria Tadesse Maria Taddesse becomes the new Regional Director for Southern Africa, posted to the We Effect Regional Office in Lusaka, Zambia. – This is a fantastic opportunity, and I really look forward […]
16 April 2018
The Stockholm Forum on Gender Equality
April 15th to 17th, representatives from all over the world meet in Stockholm to discuss how gender equality can be intensified. The Stockholm Forum on Gender Equality, will mobilise civil society, governments, private sector and academia from all over the world to intensify efforts for a gender equal world. We Effect and FAO (Food and […]
3 April 2018
Open position: Coordinator for Resource Mobilization.
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 […]