Women's Association for Promotion and Endogenous Development (WAPED)

Unverified non-profit organisation

Women’s Association for the Promotion and the Endogenous Development, WAPED in acronym, was created in 1999 and located in DR CONGO, South Kivu Province, Uvira City.

WAPED’s objective is to help persons in difficult situation, particularly refugees and displaced women, young girls and children living in the very hard situation. To realize this objective, they carry out several activities on the field. Here are some of them:

- The medical, psychological and economic assistance in favor young girls and children victims of violence, refugees and displaced women, girls and children
- The promotion of the income-generating activities such as the small business by micro credit
- Schooling of orphan children, refugees and displaced young girls and children
- Providing water and sanitation in favor of refugees, displaced persons and host communities
- The promotion of the young girls and children human rights



Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

500,000 - 1 million

Participant in relevant networks


Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Doing business with the poor; Standards and guidelines development; Project funding;...show all (4)

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Congo

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Education and training; Gender issues; Human...show all (5)

Goods categories

Educational; Environmental; Food & beverage; Medical & scientific; Medicine...show all (6)