Objectives

  • To provide a focal point for joint activism at macro level on topical and crosscutting issues affecting women.
  • To mobilize women to support identified issues and to ensure that the woman and girl child question remains central to the national agenda
  • To coordinate the participation of women in the activities of the Coalition
  • To bring women from diverse backgrounds to advocate for the attainment and enjoyment of their rights
  • To bring women from all walks of life to speak with one voice
  • To build the capacity of women’s rights activists to articulate the demands of women
  • To facilitate the sharing of information amongst members and disseminate information on human rights to the communities
  • To form strategic alliances locally, regionally and internationally for the furtherance of its objectives
  • To carryout field and desk research on issues affecting women in order to develop and build on theories with a view to enhance the coalition’s efforts in promoting the rights of women
  • To mobilize and manage resources on behalf of Coalition members
  • To monitor and evaluate programmes that are funded through resources raised by coalition