Hawa Feminist Coalition was founded by young feminists all under the age of 35 in 2018 with aim of promoting the safety, equality, justice, rights and dignity of girls and young women in Somalia where women and girls bear an unequal brunt of hardships exacerbated by poverty, conflict, religious and cultural limitations which promotes strict male authority.
Somalia where gender equality is achieved and women and girls enjoy all their rights and live in dignity.
Mobilisation of Somali young women and girls for achievement of gender equality and the realisation of women’s and girls’ rights at all levels to enjoy all their rights and live in dignity.
We are coalition of young feminists all under the age of 35 all standing for promoting the safety, equality, justice, rights and dignity of girls and young women in Somalia.
JOIN US! If you are interesting to be part of collective feminist movement.
Collective Action & Feminist Movement Building
We mobilize and strengthen feminist based collective actions and practice meaningful ways of working with each other to be visible, strong and diverse enough to result in concrete and sustainable change in achieving gender equality in Somalia.
Leadership Development & Empowerment
We provide capacity development and empowerment for our members and feminist grassroots groups to build stronger grassroots movements with the confidence, information, skills and strategies they need to bring dramatic changes in norms, laws, policies and practices toward achieving gender equality in Somalia.
Advocacy & Awareness Rising
We use the influence of art, music, culture, poetry, social media, feminist activism to promote the safety, equality, justice, rights and dignity of girls, young women and other marginalized groups.
STATEMENT: Hawa Feminist Coalition condemns arbitrary arrest of Daljir journalists for reporting on GBV cases
Training for 50 adolescent girls from IDPs on how to make their own washable, reusable sanitary pads using commonly-found materials held in Bosaso