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SWSC works with different women including women at the grassroots, activists and political levels by:

  • Creating a space for women from all walks of life to come together and exchange information, ideas and strategize collective action aimed at improving the position of women in Somali society.
  • Mobilizing women around specific issues including taking collective action against all kinds of violence and discrimination they face.
  • Strengthening the roles of women in Somalia to articulate their views / positions on various policy issues including women’s participation in politics, good governance, security, peace-building and reconciliation.
  • Strengthening women’s capacity to conduct research on the issues that have an impact on their lives.
  • Encouraging dialogue between women working at the grassroots level to bring about change and women involved in the political arena.