Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA)

Unverified non-profit organisation

Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA), part of the global grantmaking Open Society Institute and the Soros Foundations Network, collaborates with advocacy groups, like-minded foundations, governments, and donors to create initiatives that enhance civil society. OSIWA’s program priorities include human rights, good governance, media and communication, and economic reform.
OSIWA has offices in Senegal, Nigeria, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea.


Year established


About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Guinea; Liberia; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Education and training; all (8)