Women Against Violence & Exploitation Foundation (WAVE) (CAC/IT/NO-90075/2016)) is a registered non-profit, non-political, non-governmental organisation established under Nigerian laws to build strategic partnerships to end Female Genital Mutilation & all forms of VAWG. WAVE Foundation is the first organisation to organise a walk to end Female Genital Mutilation in Nigeria.
We represent an inclusive, confident, loud, independent feminist voice and bring real women’s voices into the arena. We build consensus and mobilise our members’ collective experience to work on major issues affecting women. We provide counselling, legal aid, advocacy and work for girl’s and women’s rights through meaningful community projects that promote justice, peace and equal rights for all.
We envision a society in which women’s contribution to all aspects of life is recognized, rewarded and celebrated – in leadership, in care and in production; all women have freedom of choice, self-confidence, and freedom from exploitation; Equality and equity for all. We must ensure no woman is left behind.
OUR FOCUS ARE;
- Gender Based Violence
- Gender Equality
- Mental Health & Counseling Services
- Psycho-social support
- Climate Action
- Legal Aids
- Reproductive Health
- Women in Leadership & Development