Aziza Abemba Oral History Content Summary (document)
About the Interviewee*
Aziza Abemba (DRC/Zimbabwe) is the Executive Director of Women’s Self-Promotion Movement (WSPM) in Zimbabwe. WSPM provides training and education for Zimbabwean women and girls and for refugee women from African countries including the Democratic Republic of Congo, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Burundi. The organization implements programs that promote women’s leadership, micro-enterprise, and political participation, as well as provide training on conflict resolution and domestic violence prevention.
*This brief biography was recorded concurrently with the subject’s interview for the WLP Oral History Archive of the Global Women’s Movement.
About the WLP Oral History Project
The WLP Oral History Archive of the Global Women’s Movement preserves stories and lessons of women’s rights activists from Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and South America who have left their mark on the struggle for women’s advancement. We have collected dozens of oral histories from 25 countries, and the project is ongoing. Since 2014, WLP has collaborated with the Sound Archive of the British Library to host the repository.