5,300,000

Persons reached by Womanity since 2005

3,200,000

Listeners tuning into Radio Nisaa and the Arabic radio fiction across the Middle East and North Africa

35,800

Girls provided with a quality education and vocational training in Afghanistan

16

Social ventures supported by our WomenChangeMakers program to scale their impact

Investing in bold new ideas to combat gender inequality

We are not a traditional grant making Foundation. We see ourselves at the intersection of venture philanthropy and social investment. We understand that change takes time. We also understand that to create systemic change, one has to take calculated risks and have a long term view. We do this through innovation, collaboration, scaling-up, and replication.

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Priorities
Our work focuses on two areas, Disruptive Media Solutions and Institutional Development.
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Focus: SDG 5
If the SDGs are to be realised, women and girls, everywhere, must have equal rights and opportunity, and be able to live free from violence and discrimination. Our programmes support this vision.
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Message from the President
Businessman, entrepreneur and founder-president of the Womanity Foundation Yann Borgstedt tells us more about his passion for working for social good.
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Goodwill Ambassador: Rosanna Arquette
Rosanna Arquette joins the Womanity Foundation in its mission to empower women and girls around the world.
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Blog 15.03.2019
Balance for Better: Interview with Laura Somoggi, Programme Manager, Womanity Award
As part of our International Women’s Day blog series, we have interviewed some of the brilliant people that make our work at Womanity possible....

IMPACT

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Our partners

Collaborations for Equality

We develop long lasting partnerships with local experts, businesses and social entrepreneurs to invest in new ideas that ignite change and tackle gender inequality.

Our partners help us improve the lives of girls and women by lending their expertise, promoting what we do, and by inspiring us through their creativity.