NMS-EECMY External Mid-Term Evaluation of Western Ethiopia Women Empowerment Program (WEWEP)
WEWEP was initiated in 2012 for a three year periode. The overall programme goal of WEWEP is - to empower the women of the programme area . This includes both the women in the congregations and parishes, their position in the concerned synods, and the women in general in the local communities of the respected Synod areas. The Programme is designed to empower the women through the following three components: • Strengthening the position of the women in the Synods by educating them and providing good systems and documents for gender equality. • Educating women in the Synods and in the local society by giving them knowledge about their rights and the consequences of HTPBs and HIV/AIDS. • Giving women in the local society access to income by organizing self-help groups and providing lectures on handicrafts.