Celebrating Women Changemakers Invisible Giants –Senegal
Changemakers Salon is an association established since 2014 with the aim to use popular education to encourage women to become changemakers and to support a women’s right movement in Africa. While the organization is still in the process of being legally recognized, activities are conduct a under the fiscal sponsorship of Ashoka Sahel and in collaboration with other organizations like the association of women with disabilities.
The mission of the organization is to offer women as individuals or their organizations alternative spaces to create meaningful, influential conversations as well as strong connections that will support the rise of a women’s movement.
USA for Africa has given this project grant support in 2015 and 2016 to help the program build capacity and scale; and continue to further its mission of supporting and empowering women.
Visit the project’s Facebook page here.