FAWEZI IN ACTION

FAWEZI at AU Campaign Against Child Marriages

July 31 2015 was a noteworthy day for FAWEZI as our members were amongst the thousands of women and school children who gathered at the Harare International Conference Centre for the launch of the African Union Campaign on Ending Child Marriages. The campaign held under the theme: ‘We Are Girls Not Brides’ was launched in […]

FAWEZI Attends Education Leadership Workshop

The Chairperson for the Forum for African Women Educationalists-Zimbabwe Chapter Irene Mkondo attended an Education Leadership workshop at Troutbeck Inn, Nyanga from June 23 to 25. The workshop was organised by VVOB Zimbabwe, which entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with FAWE in 2014. FAWEZI and VVOB country offices collaborate on areas of common interest […]

Nairobi report by Amanda

FAWEZI National Coordinator Ms Lydia Madyirapanze and Alumni members Amanda S Mukova and Dorcas Goredema attended a Women thrive advocacy training workshop in Nairobi Kenya from June 9 -11. The aim of the workshop was to empower girls to raise their voices and be heard in order to create a gender equal environment. It was […]

International Women’s Day celebrations 2015

FAWEZI attended the Internation Women’s Day Celebrations 2015 organized by the Ministry of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development at the Harare International Conference Center (HICC) on March 6. The guest of honor was Dr Grace Mugabe. Speaking at the event Dr Grace urged women and girls to break gender stereotypes by venturing into professions […]

Out of School Girls Project

FAWEZI is implementing the second phase of an advocacy project to promote Second Chance Education for out of school girls in Binga District. On February 18 2015 FAWEZI held a project start-up workshop which brought together 16 representatives from: Binga Rural District, District Lifelong Coordinators, District Administrator, and representatives of Non Governmenta organisations, School Heads […]

FAWEZI Re-Launches its Provincial Chapters

MIDLANDS PROVINCIAL CHAPTER MEETING The meeting was held at Chaplin High School. The FAWEZI team paid a courtesy call at the office of the Head Mistress of Chaplin High School Mrs. Marufu who has been a FAWEZI member since 1998. She expressed gratitude for the launch saying it would revive activities in Midlands Province. It […]

FAWEZI Partners with Design for Change India

In March 2013, FAWEZI was identified by FAWE to take part in the implementation of the Design for Change (DFC) Programme. The DFC is an international movement designed to give children an opportunity to express their own ideas and to put them into action to change the world. Children develop projects aimed at improving their […]

FAWEZI Signs a MoU with MoPSE

FAWEZI   signed an Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education on Thursday 27 February 2014. The MoU signing ceremony was held at the MoPSE Head Office-Ambassador House and was officiated by the Minister of Education Honorable Lazarus Dokora. Also in attendance were the Deputy Minister Professor Mavhima, the Acting Permanent Secretary […]

FAWEZI Celebrates IDGC 2014

Through support from FAWE under the FAWE Alumni Grant 2014, FAWEZI partnered with the Girl Guide Association of Zimbabwe to commemorate the International Day of the Girl Child. This was in line with alumni advocacy strategy. The theme for 2014 was “Empowering adolescent girls: Ending the cycle of violence”. The event was held at the […]