Women Arise Development and Humanitarian Initiative (WADHI)

Accelerating socio-economic growth through empowerment of women, girls and vulnerable groups and supporting containment of GBV

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Give once, help many! Our programs are critical to giving women and youth a hand-up to take control of their own future, better support their families and strengthen their communities.  Donate today to help give under-served women and girls a chance to climb of the socio-economic ladder

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Make a real difference in your spare time. Put your professional skills/talents to use and help us empower a woman. let’s work together to help women and youths  get fair chance to not be left behind, to survive, and to succeed. 

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Join us to say NO to GBV Pandemic

Gender-based violence is a problem for everyone, not just its victims. Your support in kind and in substance will go along way to help our rural education programmes on GBV. Let’s join forces to bring end to Violence Against Women and Children

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About Us

The Women Arise Development and Humanitarian Initiative (WADHI) is a humanitarian not-for-profit organization committed to finding customized solutions to inequalities and social exclusion particularly, women’s continued exclusion from financial markets. It has been established to help provide appropriate platforms and management systems that support, harness and expand development opportunities that enable beneficiaries to progressively grow their entrepreneurial capacities and economic standing in the society. WADHI is the inventor of the “KOWGO” Mobile Application, an innovative tool that promotes financial inclusion for formal and informal Micro, Small and Medium-scale entrepreneurs at the bottom of the market pyramid in different sectors and value chains.

Our Projects

Boosting Women’s Economic Potential and Business Survival Chances with KOWGO Mobile App

 Digital Emergency and Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Reporting and Response Support Programme with ConstantSee App

WADHI-KOWGO-ACCI Arahah Farmers’ Market Project: Access to Markets for Rural Farmers and Traders



WADHi conducted the first of the KOWGO financial and digital connectivity training for 120 women and men under the New Era of Progressive Development People’s Initiative (NEPDPI) in Bwari Area Council Abuja with a view to helping them use innovative technology to...

Covid-19 palliatives: Women Traders Benefit

Covid-19 palliatives: Women Traders Benefit

The Women groups beneficiaries operating under the platform of the Women Arise Development and Humanitarian Initiative (WADHI) who collected the consignment include: Home Excellence Family Worship Centre; New Era; Wuye Market and Abiding Ladies Fellowship. Responding...