Legal Awareness For Nigeria Women (LANW)

20+ projects across Nigeria

Legal Awareness For Nigeria Women (LANW)

a Nigerian Society that is predicated on the principles of equity and participatory development.
About Us

Free Legal Counselling & Representation

Since its inception, LANW has provided free legal aid and counseling services for victims of human rights violations, especially women, and vulnerable groups. Most of the issues involve domestic or gender-based violence, paternity disputes, lack of parental care, matrimonial disputes, and other social disputes.

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to promote social justice for marginalized and vulnerable groups through the creation of legal awareness, protection of fundamental rights, and facilitation of participatory development.


We organize inclusive events for Women & Girls

With support from DFID – Voices 4 Change (V4C) this project sought to strengthen the enabling environment for gender equality in Kaduna State and Nigeria by combining learning from development, learning from communications, behaviour change and social marketing approach.

With support from NIGERIA STABILITY AND RECONCILIATION PROGRAMME (NSRP), LAWN implemented a project in Zaria and Kaduna South LGAs building knowledge and skills to deal with gender based violence issues from 2014 – 2017. Peace clubs set up by LANW 

The Evidence and Collaboration for Inclusive Development (ECID) is a 3 years governance project Supported by UKAID (FCDO) through Christian Aid (CAID) to build the effectiveness of civil society in accessing, gathering and presenting data on the most marginalized in accessing Education in Kaduna State.

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