Project – Widows Empowerment Programme

SKILLS ACQUISITION TRAINING AND EMPOWERMENT FOR WIDOWS

HOFOWEM Skill Acquisition Training and Empowerment Programme for Widows was designed with the sole aim of training  and empowering widows in several economic skills like Catering and Hotel Management, Hairdressing and Cosmetology, Hat Making, Rubber Macrame and Crafts etc. A total of 6 women took part in the skill acquisition programme.

Widows Empowerment Programme (2017 Edition)

The Widows Empowerment Programme (2017 Edition) held at Excel Events Centre, Oregun, Ikeja, Lagos  on Thursday, 29 June 2017.   HOFOWEM MARKED THE 2017 WIDOWS’ DAY BY EMPOWERING OVER 100 WIDOWS IN LAGOS AT EXCEL EVENTS CENTRE, OREGUN  ON THURSDAY, 29 JUNE 2017.   The Hope For Women in Nigeria Initiative (HOFOWEM) decided to

TESTIMONIES OF THE BENEFICIARIES OF THE 2017 EDITION OF THE HOFOWEM WIDOWS EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMME

INTRODUCTION On the 29th of June 2017, HOFOWEM organized an Empowerment Programme for Widows in commemoration of the 2017 International Widows Day. The programme empowered over 100 widows across Lagos State in 3 categories of Skills Acquisition, Equipment and Business Support. The programme was designed to guarantee the beneficiaries stab