Maendeleo Ya Wanawake Organization (MYWO) is a non-profit voluntary women's organization with a mission to improve the quality of life of the rural communities especially women and youth in Kenya. MYWO is managed from the Headquarter by an elected governing body and employed staff, the organization has branches in every administrative unit of the country, more than 25,000 group affiliates and, over 4 million individual members.
MYWO implements programs that are in line with her mission and are designed to improve services to women and the larger community. Secondly, engage the government effectively to improve service delivery and formulate policies that bring about improvement. Our projects include :
"A society in which all women have equal opportunities, and are empowered to make choices in matters that directly affect them socially, economically and politically."
"To nurture and empower women through various capacity building interventions that promote women’s rights, sustainable livelihoods and political standing in the Kenyan society."