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
Human Rights Day
From: 10-Dec-2017 to: 10-Dec-2017 Book this event

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence
From: 25-Nov-2017 to: 10-Dec-2017 Book this event

International Day of the Girl Child
From: 11-Oct-2017 to: 11-Oct-2017 Book this event

World Breastfeeding Week
From: 24-Apr-2017 to: 30-Apr-2017 Book this event

World Day Against Child Labour
From: 12-Jun-2017 to: 12-Jun-2017 Book this event

International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
From: 19-Jun-2017 to: 19-Jun-2017 Book this event

World Environment Day
From: 05-Jun-2017 to: 05-Jun-2017 Book this event

World Malaria Day
From: 25-Apr-2017 to: 25-Apr-2017 Book this event

The East African Community (EAC) Multi- Stakeholder Dialogue on Gender Equality
From: 03-May-2017 to: 05-May-2017 Book this event

Women's Trade Fair (Uganda)
From: 25-Aug-2017 to: 27-Aug-2017 Book this event

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
From: 25-Nov-2017 to: 10-Dec-2017 Book this event



Where we work


Ethiopia

Kenya

Burundi

Somalia

Eritrea

Rwanda

Uganda

Tanzania

 



Our Donors



DIAKONIA


Netherlands


SIDA


TMEA


FOKUS





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