The Ngozi Olejeme Foundation’s women empowerment program was established to look into the plight of Women.Statistics show that Women put in 60 percent of the world’s working hours including raising children, feeding their families and other tasks that receive little or no pay. Meanwhile they earn 10 percent of the world’s income.Th e Ngozi Olejeme Foundation’s women empowerment program, both local and international, help women overcome the barriers that they face because they are women, including economic and social barriers.
The Ngozi Olejeme Foundation is committed to the fight to attack poverty and powerlessness, especially among women. We focus our attention to developed strategies to provide women with economic opportunities to enable them bridge the economic and political gap that exist in our world today. Our main focus is to encourage political participation by women to enable equal representation in government and help position Nigerian women in their true position.