The Alliance

The Secretariat acts as a resource Hub for the Alliance, developing tools and resources to help partners enhance and scale their individual and collective work and action.

Girls Education

We work to enhance girls’ access to education, learning and growth opportunities. We also invest in supporting girls’ through school, ensuring that they are equipped with the skills they need to lead, grow and thrive.

Iye Ndi Nyenyezi (Inn) Scholarship Fund

Our flagship scholarship fund places selected secondary school going girls into an intensive leadership development programme underwritten by a full 1 year scholarship which is renewable based on performance.

Girls Connect

Girls Connect is an online and physical community of girls across Malawi for co-learning, friendship, networking and collaboration. We do this by recruiting and partnering with Hub Schools across the country; enrolling female students into the...

Khalani

Khalani is a Chichewa word which means ‘to stay in’ and the project derives its name and goal from this. The project aims to improve the retention of adolescent girls in school through improving their access to, accurate and pragmatic sexual...

Community And Policy Engagement

Women and girls in Malawi continue to face a myriad of interrelated challenges in attaining quality education, empowerment and employment opportunities due to gender inequalities. Our Community and Policy Engagement work seeks to deconstruct harmful behaviors and negative masculinity through dialogue and influencing policy.

She Is Equal (She)

The project’s goal is to improve Malawian women and girls’ participation in the socio-economic lives of their communities and address the challenges that promote gender inequalities, through the social construction of favorable norms...

Fuula Campaign

FUULA is a Chichewa word which means to 'SHOUT' and is our flagship campaign to end violence against women and girls EVAWG. Pioneered in 2018, the campaign ran during the 16 Days of Activism and was led by 12 CSOs and coordinated by EGISA.

Supporting Programmes & Activities

PEPETA Africa

EGISA is the administrative partner/local secretariat for PEPETA AFRICA, a feminist movement in SADC. PEPETA Africa is advocating for equality and gender justice. The advocacy agenda is centered around the core principles of nurturing sisterhood, building solidarity and fighting patriarchal structures and systems that limit girls and women’s ability to attain their full potential and enjoy unfettered access to their human rights.

She Decides Malawi

EGISA is a local Task Force Member of the global She Decides Movement. We are playing a key role in the establishment and launch of the movement here in Malawi. SheDecides is a global political movement driving change, fueled by actions in communities, with young people at its heart. We are united by the belief in the right of every girl and every woman, everywhere, to make the decisions only she should make. We are committed to a world where SheDecides.

Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)

Ending Violence Against Women and Girls

Our Inspiration

``When girls are educated, they lift up their families, their communities, and their countries``. - Michelle Obama

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