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Zambezi for Women’s Rights Programme

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Speaking For Ourselves

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San Girls Empowerment Programme

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Lesbian Empowerment Programme

Women's Leadership Centre Programmes

An overview of WLC's programmes in Namibia

WLC project map

Programmes in detail

Zambezi for Women’s Rights Programme

Zambezi for Women’s Rights Programme This programme focuses on developing a feminist critical analysis to challenge and transform harmful cultural practices in Zambezi Region, north-eastern Namibia, that subject girls and women to all forms of…

Speaking for ourselves - Voices of San young women

Speaking for ourselves - Voices of San young women The indigenous San peoples are the most marginalised and socially excluded group of people in Namibia today. Most San groups are struggling for sheer socio-economic survival,…

San girls empowerment programme

San girls empowerment programme CONTEXT San girls living in extremely poor and marginalised communities experience a diminished sense of self-esteem, shyness and fear of self-expression, lack of ambition as well as lack of connectedness to…

Lesbian empowerment programme

Lesbian empowerment programme In Namibia, the hate speech articulated in particular against lesbian activists by ruling party leaders in the years 1995 – 2006, led by then state president Nujoma, is still deeply embedded in…

Our Donors

The Women's Leadership Centre is grateful to the following donors, who have provided financial and other support for our work.