Refugee Welfare Association

Unverified non-profit organisation

Refugee Welfare Association in Cameroon (REWAC) is an indigenous organization with a mission to provide quality humanitarian assistance at the grassroots level in favour of the empowerment and the achievement of sustainable livelihood amongst vulnerable migrants. REWAC envisions a community where the voices of vulnerable migrants are articulated, and their lives are productive, fulfilling and valued.

The areas of competences are in the domain of Food security for vulnerable migrants, an Advocacy Program, and an Education and Training Program. The association operates at a country level.

The strength is found in the systematic design and delivery of successful humanitarian programs at the grassroots level. This is thanks to the combined efforts of their local and global partners as well as the small but highly motivated team of staff and volunteers .


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

-Cameroon Humanitarian Organizations Initiative(CHOI) -Global Network of CSOs for Disaster Reduction(GNDR) Network -Social Services International (SSI) -UNV Online Volunteering Service -Go Abroad Foundation -The Child Alliance -Post Return Monitoring Network -CIVICUS -The YALI Network -Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Doing business with the poor; Standards and all (4)

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Cameroon

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Disasters and humanitarian affairs ; Education all (6)