By Tendai Guvamombe

Women Action Group(WAG) turned 40 years of existence this year after successful interventions in fighting for feminist movement building spaces in Zimbabwe.

WAG has made strides in championing women’s rights through knowledge transfers, grooming and mentorship.

Speaking to media practitioners early this week, WAG Executive Director Ednah Masiyiwa said celebrations will be held later this year under the theme “WAG at 40: we march on…..”

“The year 2023 marks the 40th anniversary of Women’s Action Group’s (WAG) existence in the Feminist Movement Building spaces in Zimbabwe. We have so much to be proud of since WAG was born in 1983.”

“Our 40th Anniversary theme is “WAG at 40: we march on…..” The celebrations to mark the commemorations will be held later this year,” she said.


According to Masiyiwa, WAG has partnered different stakeholders that include Government Ministries, Private Sectors, Civic societies in rolling out various programmes.

“We have partnered various organizations in rolling out various programmes that speaks to women’s rights and needs. We have partnered Government Ministries, agencies, Private Sector and Civic Society,”