About us

YWCA Namibia is a small non-profit organization, established 30 years ago, which advances the empowerment, leadership and rights of women, young women and girls. We are a volunteer-based movement with over 3.000 members that is active all over Namibia. We are reaching women and girls at the grassroots level. We are working for 14 regions. Working with children, youth and women, and our goal is to create positive changes in the community. Our main focus is on problems relating to violence against women and children, early childhood development and HIV/AIDS. Existed programs are Home-based Care training, children clubs, peer counselling, Kindergarten and all kinds of activities to end violence against women (for example)