When Boko Haram attacked their village in northern Nigeria, Hassana and her family were forced to flee. With support of UK aid from the UK government, she enrolled on our programme last November.
Women for Women International helps women survivors of war rebuild their lives
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"Thank you so much for supporting me. I want to help others in the future, the way you have helped me." Faith, graduate of the Stronger Women, Stronger Nations programme in Nigeria, expressing her gratitude for her sponsor.
Your monthly gift of £22 will help a woman like Faith learn the skills to create a brighter future for herself and her family.
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Our amazing corporate partners play a vital role in helping us achieve our mission. Together, we invest in women’s power to create a world that is more equal, peaceful, and prosperous for everyone.
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