History of AWAN
Africa Women Agribusiness Network (AWAN) is a non-governmental business support organization that promotes women’s small, medium and large enterprises (SMEs) growth in East Africa region. The organization was established in 2003 to respond to the increasing need for African women to have the latest information on trends, opportunities, and challenges in regional and international agribusiness arena. AWAN operates in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Ethiopia and Zimbabwe and Burundi with further interaction in the West Africa and South Africa regions. The regional secretariat is based in Nairobi, Kenya.