African Women’s Health Project International is a non-profit foundation that was formed to improve health care needs of women in Africa who will otherwise not have adequate healthcare.
The Foundation was founded in 1999, incorporated in 2003, and the international headquarter was launched in November 2004 in Lagos, Nigeria, West Africa. The Foundation’s mission in women’s health is focused on three general issue areas:
- Primary and general medical care for women and children.
- Women health issues such as birth control and the spread of sexually transmitted diseases through effort in health awareness and seminars.
- Providing medical outreach centre for women to receive FREE medical care at the clinic or hospital that will be set-up.