WHO WE ARE
The Fund for Congolese Women (FFC) is a monetary fund that provides much needed financial and technical resources to women-led grassroots initiatives and organizations in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Support women’s grassroots organizations for the effective promotion of Congolese women and girls’ rights.
A Democratic Republic of Congo without violence where women and girls have a full access to their fundamental rights.
believes in the potential of Congolese women and girls to contribute to the development of their country and in their ability to provide effective solutions for a sustainable change in the DRC.
Participation, Transparency, Efficiency, Equity, Inclusivity, Trust
CLIMATE JUSTICE & ENERGY, POLITICAL PARTICIPATION OF WOMEN, WOMEN IN PEACE NEGOCIATION, WOMEN RIGHTS & FIGHT AGAINST GENDER BASED VIOLENCE, FIGHT AGAINST HIV AND AIDS, WOMEN & GIRLS EMPOWERMENT
The Fund For Congolese Women funds small local organizations in the early stages of their conception and we fund grassroots organizations which do not have access to financial support from donors.
brings organizations together to share best practices, experiences and identify effective strategies to address common challenges in our communities. We facilitate knowledge sharing among local groups from different provinces and we bring women closer together creating a bridge in within diverse communities. In doing so, FFC has strengthened the Congolese women’s movement.
We believe & trust in the potential of Congolese women and girls to contribute in the development of our country and in their ability to provide effective solutions for a sustainable change in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Through advocacy with traditional chiefs, 5 women were included in the customary powers in Mubala Chiefdom: 3 women as Grand Councilors, 1 receptionist, and 1 cashier.
25 November 2016 marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. FFC was pleased to welcome Ms. Diop, Special Envoy of the African Union for Women, Peace and Security. The women of local communities were able to tell their daily lives and express their needs. FFC is pleased to be part of Read more about International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women,[…]
DECLARATION DES FEMMES CONGOLAISES EN RAPPORT AVEC LA SITUATION SECURITAIRE DANS LA PROVINCE DU NORD-KIVU
DECLARATION DES FEMMES CONGOLAISES EN RAPPORT AVEC LA SITUATION SECURITAIRE DANS LA PROVINCE DU NORD-KIVU, PARTICULIEREMENT DANS LES TERRITOIRES DE BENI ET LUBERO La situation sécuritaire qui prévaut en province du Nord-Kivu en général et plus particulièrement en territoires de Béni et Lubero est devenue très préoccupante et ne doit laisser personne indifférente. Depuis Octobre Read more about DECLARATION DES FEMMES CONGOLAISES EN RAPPORT AVEC LA SITUATION SECURITAIRE DANS LA PROVINCE DU NORD-KIVU[…]