Our Mission and vision

Kawda strives to achieve lasting sustainability and improved quality of life for vulnerable women and children in Sierra Leone through sustainable and self-reliance activities promoting their rights and living conditions

Through our actions we hope to build a unified and peaceful nation in which all women and children especially the young girls, the matriarchs and backbones of the families of the future will be able to realize their full god-given potential within communities that will respect and support the rights and the dignities of all who belong to them!

Philosophy Principles and values


It is absolutely essential that the poor and vulnerable women and girls including orphans and the neglected ones participate in their own empowerment process with an increasing critical analysis and awareness of their own situation and roles as key players in their own affairs and transformation.

goals objectives and strategies


To prevent violation of human rights against women and girls like FGM, early forced marriage,teenage pregnancy, child labour and otherHTPs affecting women and girls then encourage education for all
especially women and girls eg for women Technical Vocational/skills
training and for girls to be encouraged up to BECE ,WASCE and
University level. We de-traumatized and give hope to those who are
emotionally affected and think there is no more hope for them.



KaWDA is Non-Governmental and non-profit civil society organization registered with the Government of Sierra Leone through the different line ministries; Ministry of Social Welfare Gender and Children's Affairs (MSWGCA), Ministry of youth and sports, Internal Affairs, Ministry of Finance and Economic Development (MOFED) and Sierra Leone Non Governmental Organization (SLANGO) an umbrella organization for all NGOs and INGOs (International Non-Governmental Organizations) in the country.