The Mawazo Institute is a women-led African organisation supporting early-career African women researchers as they work to find solutions to local and global development challenges. Our Vision: A world in which the voices and big ideas of African women researchers shape the future of the continent and the world. Our Mission: To Support the big ideas of early-career women researchers and thought leaders in Africa to strengthen their research, public engagement, and influence on the development of the continent. We support the professional development and thought leadership of early-career African women researchers. We increase the public utility, visibility, and impact of evidence-based, locally-produced, and women-led research in Africa. Mawazo Voices: Public and policy engagement, as well as strategic communications and partnerships with both academic and non-academic partners to create and facilitate opportunities for our beneficiaries to become thought-leaders and change-makers in critical fields and sectors that can provide solutions to Africa’s most pressing needs.Something looks off?