Mission Statement: The mission of A W.I.S.H. is to restore human dignity and in particular to empower women and children for sustainable and participatory development, to fully and directly participate in the process for Socio-Economic development of Liberia. And not only for their immediate community of Liberia and the cosmos to which mankind belong.

Affiliate Description

The idea for the establishment of this organization-A.W.I.S.H-came about when human dignity and respect has been eroded by thewars in the Africa continent. On the 28 June, 2006, the organization became a legal Non-Governmental organization in accordance, with Liberian Association Laws of 1976 by the Ministry of foreign Affairs. AWISH-Liberia has been engaging young people, and children's in meaningful collaborative educational projects that both enhance learning and make a difference in Liberia. Now that a new entrepreneurship manager has been employed, AWISH-LIberia has put in place projects for women's and youth's in Business coaching for the development of the socio-economic in the country.

Programs and Activities

Our project strategy is capacity building of youth in key and relevant areas to facilitate access to Micro-Credit by women and youth after acquiring basic skills and providing them with opportunities for self employment through regular monitoring and supervision of project activities. We offer training of women and youth in entrepreneurship to facilitate opportunities for self-employment, and we offer training to teach both women and youth about planning and operating their own small business after they have received various training. We promote a culture of peace, understanding and information sharing among youth through the use of computer (internet).

Officers

Mr Sylvester Rogers, Chairman
Phone: +231-6-532271

Mr. Alred Duobia, Deputy Chairman
Phone: +231- 6-511221
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Mr. James Teplah, Treasurer
Phone: +231- 77-005769
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Management Team

Abu Bakarri Kargbo, Country Coordinator
Phone: +231-5-622603
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Mr. Johannes Cooper, Program Officer
Phone: +231-77-015950
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Ms. Helen Pratt, Administrative Finance Officer
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Mr. Ibrahim Kabba, Operation Field Staff
Phone: +231-6-519094
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Mr. Alhaji Bah, Health Officer
Phone: +231-6-530086.

Links to Additional Information

2009-2010 Program Report
2006-2008 Tri-Annual Program Report
2006-2008 Financial Report

Contact Information

Abubakarri Kargbo, Country Coordinator
Caldwell Junction, Bushrod Island
P.O Box 922, Monrovia, Liberia
Phone: +231-5-622603/ +231-77-005769
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