Develop strategic relationships through entrepreneurship, business-to-business (B2B) network outreach, training and empowerment.

" No country can flourish if it stifles the potential of its women. " - Michelle Obama

African Women Rising - AWR

About Us

Africa Women Rising (AWR) Ghana is a non profit organisation with focus on women empowerment, business partnership development, capacity and confidence building amongst other things.

Rev Mrs. Nana Sekyere
Founder & CEO Africa Women Rising

Introducing Africa Women Rising Ghana


To invest in the betterment of women and the youth by empathising , energising and elevating them to be best they can be in their respective businesses


Providing women and the youth with tools and insights that will propel them to reach the pinnacle of their businesses whilst improving lives and transforming communities.

Africa Women Rising
Our Target Sectors

garment and textile

Garment & Textile


Food & Agriculture



industrial product

Industrial Products



AWR Associates are categorized into Sectors. These sectors include the following:

Accessories ,Agriculture/Agribusiness ,Cosmetics/Skincare ,Fashion/Textile, Food, Health/Wellbeing, Travel/Tour, Advocacy/Consulting

Every woman entrepreneur is welcome to become an associate of Africa Women Rising. At Africa Women Rising, we change lives by impacting one woman at a time, thereby transforming an entire community.

2019 Ghana Summit

Purpose Description 

2020 Associates Meeting

Purpose Description 

2020 Associates Forum

Purpose Description 


Join hands with us for Women Entrepreneurs Empowered for Africa's Prosperity

Our Mission

To identify, nurture, launch, and honor high achieving
women who empower communities.