Her Initiative is a young women led nonprofit organization that works to reframes the value of girls and shapes the new norms that break the cycle of poverty and create financial resilience among adolescent girls and young women in Tanzania in order to achieve gender equality and inclusive economic growth.
Most problems that affect young women and girls are in one way or the other influenced by poverty and is amplified by financial dependence. Her Initiative creates a ‘new normal’ for girls; a world in which girls are not held back from reaching their full potential, either by themselves, their families, their communities or by their financial status.
To promote financial resilience and digital inclusion amongst girls and young women and enabling them to challenge oppressive and discriminatory practices.
We envision an inclusive society where adolescent girls and young women have power to choose and create opportunities for themselves and others
Strategic Objective 1: To pursue women’s economic empowerment agenda that is inclusive through greater agency, equal opportunities, access, and control over resources.
Strategic Objective 2: To promote women’s economic empowerment at national level within the context of SRHR and GBV.
Strategic Objective 3: Build a sustainable, resilient, and competent organization that supports our efforts towards realizing Her Initiative’s vision, mission, and strategic goals.