Here Are A Few of Our Best Tweets from Day One of #FemmeAfricaSDGs

The first African Women’s Conference on #2030Agenda #SDGs began today in Nairobi, Kenya. The three-day event brought together members of various African women’s movement, Non- Governmental Organisations and development partners. Using the hashtag #FemmeAfricaSDGs twitter was lit with contributions, questions and opinions. Below are a few tweets that had us clicking the like button. 1. Women's […]


For the first time members of FEMNET and women’s rights organizations across Africa will convene in Nairobi, Kenya from the 3rd-5th of May to collectively deliberate and develop a roadmap for women’s rights organizations to effectively engage in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (SDGs). This convening comes one and a half years […]

Honest Thoughts On Feminism

My maternal grandmother climbed trees and refused to marry my grandfather. My grandmother’s daughter knew too much. She was the kind of woman most men aren’t comfortable with. These African women were the first feminists I knew even if they never identified themselves as one. Therefore, when people say feminism is un-African I smile. Introduction […]