We are proud to announce our three winners for this second edition of 2021:

We are proud to announce our three winners of this second edition of 2021: Pitalunani HESSI, winner of the first prize Gratias KIBANJA, winner of the second prize Amélie AKINSHOLA, winner of the third prize The Francophone Prize for Gender Equality will highlight the commitment and extraordinary journeys of women activists who have advanced the […]

Interview with the laureates of the Young Women’s Professional Leadership Institute

Women First TV interviewed the three young entrepreneurs who won the XOESE Young Women’s Professional Leadership Institute award. Watch the interview here This video is the first interview in a new WF1TV program on young women entrepreneurs. In this video, reporter Nancy Sall Niang interviews the three winners of the XOESE Young Women’s Professional Leadership […]

TENONO: Meeting the participants

As part of its capacity building programs, XOESE launched on October 6, the first session of the TENONO training on the organizational resilience of FRANCOPHONE WOMEN’S ASSOCIATIONS and GROUPS.At the halfway point, we have the feedback of one of the participants, representative of the organization “Réseau des ONG et associations de Femmes contre la Féminisation […]

Our grants in 2022

Since its founding in 2015, XOESE has been expanding and mobilizing more and more financial, material and human resources to reinvest in the initiatives of women’s and young women’s activists and organizations to advance women’s rights in Francophone countries. 2022 was an extraordinary year for XOESE, our grants covered twenty-seven (27) projects in twelve (12) […]


Are you an activist based in a French-speaking country in Africa, Oceania or Haiti who has carried out positive impact activities in your community? XOESE celebrates your commitment. APPLY for the 3rd edition of the Francophone Award for Gender Equality by December 08, 2022 at 23:59 GMT/UTC  XOESE, the Francophone Women’s Fund, is launching the […]