Women’s Empowerment for Change, established in 2015, is a feminist organisation focused on advocating for and with lesbian, bisexual and queer women.
Women’s Empowerment for change’s advocacy is guided by the political ideology of intersectional feminism with the objective of bringing attention to societal issues that impact the quality of life of women across Jamaica.
WE envision a world where the rights of every woman are respected and treated as full human beings.
WE’s aims and objectives
The work WE do:
Social and Economic Justice Training for LBQ women
Abortion Rights Advocacy
Healing and Support Services for LBQ women who are survivors of sexual trauma
Advocate for Legislative Reform
Create safe and alternative spaces for LBQ women
Use social media as a method for social justice advocacy and public education on LBQ women’s issues