What we offer

AFFIRM Woman offers services based on the needs and interests of our users and stakeholders. We conduct an assessment and value proposition, then organise customised activities for each programme. We also run open events such as training workshops, guidance sessions, masterclasses, contests, seminars, and mentoring meetings. Our two main programmes are YOUni♀ue and the AFFempreneurs Academy. Both are offered online, face-to-face or hybrid.

YOUni♀ue

YOUni♀ue is a personal development course that enables girls and women to nurture, grow, empower themselves through (w)holistic educational topics. Participants are given the tools, resources, and safe spaces that they need to explore and work through their challenges, recognise their agency, and increase their capabilities – in short, to achieve their greatest potential.

Format: Flexible, interactive seminars.
Up to 30 topics available.
Duration: 1 – 3 months
Outcomes: Self-awareness, critical thinking, personal values, build confidence, raise own aspirations, enhance individual abilities, manage social relationships, and uplift minds for success.

Benefits:

  • In-depth self-reflective exercises
  • Pair and small group discussions
  • Inspirational guest speakers
  • Worksheets
  • Attendance certificates

I learned more about tribe, influence, and power. I had to take time to think about more positive ways to influence my community and tribe as well. I’ve always been a person of few friends, but now I see the need to expand my tribe! Thank you so much. I look forward to the next session

Miss Nweze

AFFempreneurs Academy

The AFFempreneurs Academy provides socio-economic empowerment and entrepreneurship skills training to female students and recent graduates from African tertiary institutions. The Academy attracts micro- and small-business owners who are creative self-starters with an innovative idea, skill, product, or service. We employ up-to-date, researched curricula and tested training methods to propel participants towards sustainable business outcomes.

Format: Structured workshop topics and group feedback sessions
Duration: 7 – 9 months
Outcomes: Business-building, productive networking, sharing of ideas, mutual engagement.

Benefits:

  • Handbook and materials from globally recognised instructors
  • Peer support system
  • Advice from experienced business owners
  • Opportunity to pitch each business and receive start-up funds
  • Certificate of participation

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At AFFIRM Woman, we believe that each woman and girl has the potential to achieve greatness – whatever this means to her and on her own terms. Let’s enable this together!