Who We Are
Women’s Empowerment Link (WEL) is a non-profit, non-governmental, non-partisan organization supports and equips women and the girl child to realize their potential, worth and strength politically, socially and economically, through advocating for opportunities that explore their imminent inner strength.
Our head office is based in Nairobi, serving 6 communities drawn from Kibra, Dagoretti, Kangemi, Makadara, Kamukunji and Kasarani.
WEL has 2 field offices in Naivasha and Mombasa, with a reach in Baringo, Nakuru, Taita Taveta and Lamu respectively.
WEL’s Vision: A just and gender sensitive society where women and men have equal rights and opportunities.
WEL’s Mission: To empower women to realize, exercise their rights and freedoms, and access opportunities and privileges towards gender equality.
What We Do
WEL has identified five purposeful thematic areas of operation that benefit our key stakeholder, who are women and girls.
- Women Economic Empowerment
- Girl Child Education
- Reproductive Health
- Sexual & Gender Based Violence & HIV/AIDS
- Transformative Leadership & Governance