Rural Women Development Initiative (RUWODI)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Chalinze/Segera Road, off Saadani National Park, Kikaro street, Plot No. 167 Block V
P.O. Box 330 Bagamoyo
255 Coast
Country: Tanzania (United Republic of)
Region: Eastern Africa
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Training
  • Drug Treatment
  • Sustainable Livelihood / Alternative Development
  • Legal Assistance

  • Other:'Human Rights'
Short description:
The mission of this organization is to improve the living standard of women and children in Rural are empowered in fighting against poverty and given priorities and a consistent and effective strategies in solving their problem and remove their grievances in an effort to combat extreme poverty.
Their main activities are working and cooperating with other organizations such as NGOs, Religious Organizations, Government Institutions, towards taking care children, women and youth, environmental protection, poverty alleviation, human rights defending, fighting against human diseases i.e. HIV/AIDS, towards social economic advancement and fighting against drugs.
The main achievements are educating young people in school and out of school on the effects of drugs, establishing clubs struggle to drugs in primary school and secondary school. In addition to this we have managed to establish rehabilitation centers of youth affected by drug abuse by providing counseling and life skills so they can quit using drugs.
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