About Us

We are an international NGO regrouping (African) political parties of labour, socialist and social democratic leanings. It was initiated by the Labour Party of Great Britain. WAFA covers Africa in 4 sub-regions, namely: Southern, East, West and Central Africa. WAFA’s activities are design to organise and conduct suitable trainings and educational programmes, courses, seminars, study groups, working symposia and other activities at national and international levels. Its Headquarters is located in Accra, Ghana.

We are organised exclusively for the promotion of gender equality, empowerment and political advancement of women in Africa. Conscious of the role that women play in political processes and the need to improve women’s participation and representation in the decision-making process within political parties, governments, regional and international political systems.




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