Agueh Dossi Sekonnou Gloria is the president of the RFLD. She can be reached at AGUEH.DOSSI@RFLGD.ORG.
The secretariat is responsible for administrative tasks such as managing correspondence, scheduling meetings, and providing administrative support to the RFLD’s staff and programs. The secretariat can be reached at ADMIN@RFLGD.ORG.
The finance department is responsible for the RFLD’s financial management, including budgeting, accounting, and fundraising. The finance department can be reached at FINANCE@RFLGD.ORG.
The program department is responsible for developing and implementing the RFLD’s programs, which focus on women’s rights, gender equality, and sustainable development. The program department can be reached at PROGRAMS@RFLGD.ORG.
How to apply for funding
Women farmers can apply for funding from the WCAWFF-DF at any time. The application form can be requested from the RFLD’s Secretariat.
The WCAWFF-DF supports a wide range of activities, including:
Benefits of direct funding
Direct funding offers a number of benefits to women farmers, including:
Engagement at the Regional Level
This program to empower women farmers in West and Central Africa to address environmental and climate injustices is linked to regional mechanisms such as the ECOWAS, CEMAC, Special Rapporteur on women’s rights of the ACHPR, and African Union Department on Agriculture and Human Rights Affairs in the following ways:
Special Rapporteur on women’s rights of the ACHPR
African Union Department on Agriculture and Human Rights Affairs
In addition to these specific linkages, the program is also linked to the broader goals of the regional mechanisms listed above. For example, the fund contributes to the following:
By linking with these regional mechanisms, the project amplifies its impact and contribute to the broader goal of empowering women farmers in West and Central Africa to address environmental and climate injustices.