WARIF takes COVID-19, sexual violence awareness to rural communities
As the cases of the COVID-19 infection in Lagos State continue to rise daily with an increasing number of cases of violence against women and girls also being recorded
WiiN donates food, essential PPE to support WARIF’s vulnerable women
Women Inspiring Impact Network (WiiN), a not for profit organisation focused on enabling growing women leaders discover their best selves, focus on opportunities and achieve indelible impact and success
WARIF reopens centre after 64% increase in calls reveal domestic, sexual abuse surge
Shocking statistics by Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF) has revealed that domestic violence has surged since the start of the coronavirus lockdown, with help for the victims of abuse waning.
COVID-19: Quarantined with an Abuser | Message from WARIF
The “ASK WARIF” Column is a monthly interactive section that will educate, motivate and encourage as we discuss all issues surrounding gender based violence and share some of our experiences working at the WARIF Rape Crisis Centre. All questions submitted will be answered by our team of experts and qualified personnel which include physicians, counsellors,…
Kemi DaSilva-Ibru: Giving Hope To Survivors
When Dr Kemi DaSilva-Ibru was met with a case of a sexually assaulted 18 months old girl in a society she calls home, her view of the world took an even more drastic turn. Kemi DaSilva-Ibru is one of these women whose deliberate actions are focused towards putting an end to sexual assault, rape and…
WARIF treks 3km to campaign against sexual violence, women trafficking
As part of activities to mark this year’s 16 days of activism against gender-based violence, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF), in collaboration with the United States Consulate General Lagos...
69% of sexual violence survivors under 18 years, says WARIF
A fresh data released by Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF) has exposed the alarming rate of rape and sexual violence incidents, especially among minors, saying 69 per cent of survivors of sexual violence fall under the age of 18.
WARIF, Slum2School train Makoko youths on curbing rape, violence
A non-governmental organisation, Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF) in conjunction with Slum2School has trained 500 youths in Makoko, Lagos State on prevalence and effects of rape, sexual and gender-based violence. The programme tagged Know Your Community and sponsored by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is designed to enlighten the youths and…
WARIF advocates zero tolerance against violence on women
In commemoration of this year’s International Women’s Day, Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF) has taken a strong stand against rape and sexual violence...