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Unleashing Potential: A Personal Message from our Chairperson

Dear Friends and Advocates,

It is with immense joy and a deep sense of purpose that I extend a warm welcome to you on behalf of our women-led disability organization in Zanzibar. As the Chairperson, I am honored to address you and share my heartfelt commitment to unleashing the untapped potential within each and every one of us.

At our core, we believe that disability should never be seen as a limitation but rather as a source of strength, resilience, and unique perspectives. We strive to empower women with disabilities, fostering a community where their voices are amplified and their rights are protected.

Together, we embark on a journey of transformation, guided by the vision of building an inclusive society where barriers are shattered, and possibilities are limitless. Our organization is dedicated to championing civic engagement, economic empowerment, and social protection to ensure the holistic well-being of women with disabilities.

We understand that true change is a collective effort, and we value the power of collaboration. We actively seek partnerships with like-minded organizations, government agencies, and passionate individuals who share our vision. Together, we can create a vibrant network of support, advocacy, and opportunity.

I invite you to join us on this inspiring path of change. Together, we will celebrate achievements, overcome obstacles, and strive for a world where every woman with a disability is empowered to reach her full potential. We are committed to providing a safe and inclusive space that nurtures growth, fosters dignity, and celebrates the beauty of diversity.

Thank you for your unwavering support, belief, and dedication to our cause. Together, we will continue to unleash the extraordinary potential within all of us and transform lives, one step at a time.

Ms Salma Saadat, Chairperson JUWAUZA

Current Projects

Uraia Wetu
Tushiriki Pamoja(Era Fund)
Sisi Ni Wamoja
What We Do

Focus Areas 2021 - 2025

Civic Engagement

  • Widening Civic Engagement of Women and Girls With Disabilities (WGWDs) and their communities and democratic participation.
  • Raising awareness on the rights and dignity of WGWDs.

Economic Empowerement

  • Improving income of WGWDs
  • Enhancing the entrepreneurial capacity of WGWDs
  • Improving access to financial services for WGWDs

Social Protection & Well-Being

  • Reducing gender-based discrimination and violence for WGWDs.
  • Championing Reproductive Health Rights and providing education programs for WGWDs.
  • Peace building and Conflict resolution


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