Ikhwezi Women’s Support centre

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: 14 Hemming Street,
Country: South Africa
Region: Central and Southern Africa
UN Languages:
Other languages: Xhosa
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Research
  • Training
  • Victim Protection
  • Anti-Human Trafficking
  • Sustainable Livelihood / Alternative Development

  • Other:'Human rights'
Short description:
Ikhwezi Women’s Support Centre is a non-governmental organisation based in a small rural town of Cathcart situated in the Eastern Cape.
The core purpose of IWSC is to fight women’s surbordination, specifically gender-based violence as well as HIV and AIDS pandemic. This is done through awareness raising workshops and campaigns, advice and information, lobbying and advocacy for policy change and implementation, training and capacity building in relevant skills.
Ikhwezi Women’s group are rural poor women specifically those on commercial farms, in and out of school youth and children.
Other offices: