Women's Organisations

Cameroon



Sorted alphabetically by name of organisation



African Women's Association (A.W.A.)
Siege Social, B.P. 911
Yaounde
Cameroon
Tel: 207430
Fax: 428707


l'Association Camerounaise des Femmes Juristes (ACAFEJ)
B.P. 14057 YAOUNDE
Cameroon
Tél/Fax : (237) 21.79.51
E.mail : acafej@camnet.cm
Siege national: Yaounde - Cameroun. Contact: secretariat permanent (Derriere Combattants, 1er etage, Immeuble des Soeurs). Devise: Justice et Solidarite. Ressources: Adhesions, Cotisations, Subventions. Buts: Apporter son concours à l'edification du droit camerounais, plus particulierement à l'elaboration des lois qui regissent la condition de la femme et de l'enfant; Vulgariser les textes reglementaires et legislatifs camerounais, traites et Convention ratifies par le Cameroun; Lutter contre toutes les discriminations à l'egard de la femme et de l'enfant et de les denoncer; Rassembler et diffuser toutes les informations sur la condition juridique, economique, sociale et culturelle de la femme et de l'enfant; Etablir les relations et les echanges entre les femmes juristes et les milieux juridiques; Creer des liens d'amitie et de solidarite avec d'autres associations feminines et les femmes juristes. Domaines d'intervention: Vulgarisation du droit positif camerounais(legislation, procedure); Edition de depliants; Diffusion du droit par les medias : radio, TV, presse ecrite; Etude et elaboration de projets de legislation; Contribution à la promotion par la participation à des Seminaires tant nationaux qu'internationaux etc.


Association De Lutte Contre Les Violences Faites Aux Femmes
BP 2350
Yaounde
Cameroon
Tel: (237) 204137
Fax: (237) 20 52 94


Association Pour Le Developpement Harmonieux De La Mere Et De L'enfant (ADHAME)
P.O.Box 14900
Yaounde
Cameroon
23 40 9522 24 71
(237) 23 51 08/22 67 93


CADEF - Comite Camerounais De Coordination Des Ongs Feminines (CAWCOM)
B.P. 1984
Yaounde
Cameroon
206675
237 204502


Cameroon Medical Women's Association
B.P. 5516
Yaounde
Cameroon
Tel: (237-22) 64 09
Fax: (237 22) 64 12


Cameroonian Foundation For Women's Rational Action On The Environment (FOCARFE)
B.P. 3494
Yaounde, Messa
Cameroon
237 214280


Comite National D'action Pour Les Droits De L'enfant Et De La Femme
B.P. 1984
Yaounde
Cameroon
Tel: (237) 206675
Fax: (237) 20 4502


Elolombe
P.O. Box 357
Douala
Cameroon
Tel: (237) 423200
Fax: (237) 427283


Ewelissane Women in Health and Development
Cameroon
e-mail: ehwed@yahoo.com


Federation Des Associations Feminines Du Cameroon (FAFCAM)
B.P. 13729
Yaounde
Cameroon
Tel: (237) 229837
Fax: (237) 229837/231453


Federation Of Churches And Evangelical Missions In Cameroon, Women's Department
P.O. Box 5081
Bamenda
Cameroon


League For Woman And Child Education (LEWCE)
B.P. 14702
Yaounde
Cameroon
Tel: (237) 224001
Fax: (237) 224001


League For Woman And Child Education (LEWCE)
Cité Verte
Yaoundé
Cameroon


Main Dans La Main
B.P. 4826
Douala
Cameroon
47.22.78
(237) 42 49 81


Ministere des Affairs Sociales et de la Condition Feminine (MINASCOF)
B.P. 867 Yaounde
Cameroon
Tele/Fax 237.23-25550
Telex 8221 kn
Fax 237-23-25-50
Objectives:Promotion des droits de la Femme; Integration de la femme dans les circuits economiques; Promotion sociale et politique


National Advisory Board for the Advancement of Cameroon Women.
Government Reserved Area
P.O. Box 400,
Limbe, FAKO, S.W. Pr.
Objectives: Promotion of Women's Health; Education and training; Economic empowerment.


Organisation of Rural Women's Development
Association for Progress
P.O Box 177 Muyuka
South West Province
Republic of Cameroon
Tel (237) 32 27 69
e-mail ruralwomen@yahoo.com
An umbrella organisation made up of fiften Rural Women's Association and based in Cameroon. our main activities include farming, acquacullure, trade, revolving credit scheme, cooperative activities such as gari processing and many others. Because of diversified activities and greater participation, we are spread all over South West Province of Cameroon.


Organization Des Femmes Odjan Pour Le Developpement
B.P. 525
Douala
Cameroon
42-42-19


Reseau D'appui Au Developpement Feminin
B.P. 7165
Yaounde
Cameroon
Tel: (237) 234873
Fax: (237) 23 59 23


SDNP: Networking for Global Sustainable Development
BP 836, Yaounde, Cameroon
Tel: 22 21 82 or 23 01 13
Fax: 237 23 01 03
E-mail: nc@sdncmr.undp.org


Society For Women And AIDS In Africa Branche Camerounaise (SWAA-CAMEROUN)
B.P. 7315 Bassa
Douala Bassa
Cameroon
Tel: (237) 40 31 18
Fax: (237) 40 31 18


Trees For The Future
P.O. Box 5553
Yaounde
Cameroon
Tel: (237) 20 28 05
Fax: (237) 21 53 98


Women's Aid For Development
B.P. 6088
Yaounde
Cameroon
Tel: (237) 220405/230885
Fax: (237) 230885



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