Ethnic Minority Welsh Women Achievement Association
Celebrating the life and achievements of ethnic minority women in Wales
Who are We?
EMWWAA (Ethnic Minority Welsh Women Achievement Association) formerly known as EMWWAA is a charitable organisation that aims to create a network of women and girls of ethnic minority origin across Wales to provide beacons of inspiration for current and upcoming generations!
EMWWAA's aim is to empower and inspire women and girls of ethnic minorities in Wales through recognition of their contributions. We aim to identify role models for the communities and facilitate community cohesion and integration with the mainstream systems.
EMWWAA is able to recognise and celebrate the achievements of wonderful women of ethnic origin by organizing a bi-annual awards ceremony. EMWWAA profiles the achievements of women who are at multiple disadvantages-not only are they women, but they are also ethnic minority women who have faced barriers of language, culture, appearance, and religion. EMWWAA seeks to make visible how these women have made significant contributions to Wales and to Welsh life and how they have used their talent to help and inspire others.
EMWWAA proudly works in partnership with, Cardiff University, Cardiff Sixth Form College, EYST, Art Council of Wales, Women's Equality Network Wales, Chwarae Teg, BAWSO, Race Equality First, Women Connect First, Race Council Cymru, C3SC (Cardiff Third Sector Council).
As we sail through the treacherous seas of COVID-19, we at Ethnic Minority Women in Welsh Healthcare (EMWWH) and Ethnic Minority Welsh Women Achievement Association (EMWWAA) are keen to help and support our NHS. Every single contribution is significant and will go a long way in this fight against COVID-19! Click on the 'COVID-19 NHS Donation' button below to visit our JustGiving fundraising page. Thank you so much for helping in this cause that is so dear to us!