The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women




About EASSI

The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women (EASSI) is a registered sub-regional civil society organization working in eight countries namely Burundi, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. EASSI was born in 1996 after the Beijing Conference and is mandated to monitor the commitments of Eastern African governments towards gender equality.

Our Vision:

A society where all enjoy gender equality, access to justice and peaceful coexistence.

Our Mission:

To contribute to the attainment of the Beijing and African Platforms for Action through policy engagement and demonstration of best practices for the advancement of women.

 

Upcoming Events
International Day of Women and Girls in Science
From: 11-Feb-2018 to: 11-Feb-2018 Book this event

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation
From: 06-Feb-2018 to: 06-Feb-2018 Book this event

International Women's Day
From: 08-Mar-2018 to: 08-Mar-2018 Book this event

Human Rights Day
From: 10-Dec-2018 to: 10-Dec-2018 Book this event

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence
From: 25-Dec-2018 to: 10-Dec-2018 Book this event



Where we work


Ethiopia

Kenya

Burundi

Somalia

Uganda

Rwanda

Eritrea

Tanzania

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EASSI Members


RFP

TGNP

NEWA

UWONET

NAWOU

TAMWA

CAFOB

EWLA

NUEW

IIDA

WRAP

CWL

 


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Our Donors



Commonwealth Foundation


DIAKONIA


Netherlands


SIDA


TMEA


FOKUS





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