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1 Apr 2020
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,…
8 Mar 2020
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…
9 Dec 2019
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...
24 Jul 2019
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.
29 Jun 2019
Women At Risk International Foundation (WARIF), a non-governmental organisation in partnership with United States Agency for International Development...
14 Apr 2019
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…
13 Mar 2019
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...
28 Nov 2018
A Non-Profit Organisation, Women at Risk Foundation (WARIF), has joined in the global campaign against growing cases of sexual violence and insecurity against women and girls
30 Oct 2018
Women at Risk Foundation (WARIF), has been named “Charity of the Year” by The Beat 99.9 FM - radio broadcasting company in Nigeria. The non-profit organisation has made remarkable progress in reducing the high incidence of rape and sexual violence among young women and girls in Nigeria through its initiatives, in “only two years of…
3 Sep 2018
Following the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) grant awarded to the Women at Risk Foundation (WARIF) via the Pathfinder platform, the foundation has trained 40 law enforcement officers across Lagos State on adequate gender-based violence management and the role of law enforcement in the sexual assault landscape. The interactive workshop took place at…
2 Sep 2018
Women at Risk Foundation (WARIF) has trained 40 law enforcement agents across Lagos districts on gender-based violence management and the role of law enforcement in the sexual assault landscape.
15 Jul 2018
The Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF) has been named one of the recipients of a grant by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Nigeria, to promote improved medical services, psychosocial counseling, associated services, and referrals to survivors of sexual assault. The project also aims to increase awareness on sexual and gender based violence through community-based intervention, contribute to…

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