Welcome to WOMEC

Women, Media and Change (WOMEC) is a national organization registered in 2000 under the laws of the Republic of Ghana. WOMEC recognises that women’s issues are multi-dimensional and are influenced by various factors including access to education, health, housing, food, shelter, land rights as well as other human rights issues. WOMEC is committed to promoting gender equality and equity.

VISION

An inclusive society where women and girls are well informed and empowered.

MISSION

WOMEC is committed to creating the platform for women and girls to gain public voice and visibility through the effective use of the media, gender training, research, publication, community engagement and advocacy.

OUR CORE VALUES

Team work, Professionalism, Innovation, Integrity, Respect, Honesty and Reliability.

WHAT WE DO

  • Basic IT and Communication training
  • Online Media and communication skills
  • Gender-related training for media practitioners. Read  more

ADVOCACY

Undertake research on gender issues with a view to providing up-to-date facts and figures to service women’s organizations and other institutions concerned with advocacy and awareness creation. Read more

In the words of Christine Sadia: “Women must be given tools and training, so they fully comprehend what the risks are” https://womec.org/in-the-words-of-christine-sadia-women-must-be-given-tools-and-training-so-they-fully-comprehend-what-the-risks-are/

World Bank gives Zambia 142 milllon USD to support women empowerment, girls’ education https://womec.org/world-bank-gives-zambia-142-milllon-usd-to-support-women-empowerment-girls-education/

Small business owners in South Sudan bear the brunt of COVID-19 as livelihoods shrink https://womec.org/small-business-owners-in-south-sudan-bear-the-brunt-of-covid-19-as-livelihoods-shrink/

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Upcoming Events
  1. Invest2Impact Challenge Initiative 2020 for 100 women-led businesses in East Africa

    May 18 @ 8:00 am - September 20 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Global Tech Challenge: Solutions for Women

    May 25 @ 8:00 am - December 25 @ 5:00 pm
  3. 2020 Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition (Fully-funded)

    May 25 @ 8:00 am - September 25 @ 5:00 pm
  4. DataJournalism.com presents free, online courses [Worldwide]

    June 29 @ 8:00 am - August 31 @ 5:00 pm
  5. Cullman Center Fellowships at New York Public Library open [Worldwide]

    July 2 @ 8:00 am - September 25 @ 5:00 pm