Overall Goal

Create a new kind of media for those women and girls living in Africa's rural areas and transform how they receive, use, and share information.

MMW Objectives and Indicators 2017-20 

1.    Promote the empowerment of African women and girls by producing and distributing high-quality weekly podcasts on issues of importance to those in rural areas, including updates on the women’s rights movement within their country. 

Indicators: Network growth, listener appreciation, broadcast reach. 


2.    Expand the broadcast reach of female journalists and enhance their professional development.  

Indicator:  Journalist audience size.


3.    Raise the standard of  public service programming. 

Indicator:  Number of repeat listeners.


4.    Strengthen women's rights movements to create change. 

Indicator:  Engagement between women’s rights groups and the MMW network.


5.    Enable a path for culturally sensitive women’s issues to be publicly addressed.  

Indicator:  Range of topics addressed includes sensitive issues such as female genital mutilation (FGM).