FEDA (Femmes et Education des Adultes)

Unverified non-profit organisation

FEDA was created on September 8, 2007 at the occasion of International Literacy Day following the needs of providing education and income opportunities to women, who were denied an education as a result of confict and now need support to help re-build their lives. FEDA recognizes Education as a tool for transformation.

FEDA was established under dispositions of the law N0. 004/2001 recognizing establishment of non-profit organizations in Democratic Republic of Congo and authorized to function under decision N0.5072/BUR/AT/TF-SK/2009

Provision of education and income generation opportunities to women/Girls to overcome illiteracy, violence, and extreme poverty

FEDA aims at: 1. Heightening social awareness; 2. Promoting female literacy and increasing poorest girls school enrolment, self-confidence and personality development; 3. Promoting gender equity , women’s rights, women’s social and economic empowerment and the status of women in the community; 4. Promoting health and environment through education; 5. Enabling educational equality, decision-making and leadership; 6. Building peace

Main beneficiaries of FEDA
 Illiterate’s women and girls
 Women and girls affected by the armed violence and disease’s
 Girls from poorest settings
 Women and girls living with disabilities and their families.
 The rural community

FEDA area of implementation
FEDA works in rural areas at
 Kazimia-Centre
 Neighbouring villages of Kazimia-Centre namely Kibanga, Buma, Kabogo, Kavumbwe, Nguma and Kikonde.
 Areas of FIZI District

Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

Member of GBV prevention network(Uganda) Member of Initiative for equality coalition(USA) Member of the international women sthrive alliance(USA) Member of global women network for reproductive rights(Phillipines) Member of YDAY-KIVU (DRC)

Further information

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Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Doing business with the poor; Standards and guidelines...show all (6)

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

Global issues

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Goods categories

Agriculture, aquaculture & forestry; Apparel & fashion; Arts, crafts &...show all (17)

Business sectors

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