Women's Organisations

Western Sahara

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National Union of Saharawi Women (NUSW)
Postal address: 1, Rue F. Roosvelt
16 000 Alger - Algérie
Visiting address: the Saharawi refugee camps
Telephone: + 213 21 74 78 57
Fax: + 213 21 74 72 06
E-mail: fmac@bimailer.net
e-mail: saharawiwomen@yahoo.es
Website: http://www.arso.org/UNFS-Homepage.htm
The National Union of Saharawi Women (NUSW) is a mass organisation for all women of Western Sahara, which was established in 1979 on the initiative of the POLISARIO Front. Today, the NUSW has 10, 000 members in the Saharawi refugee camps in Tindouf area, the occupied and liberated areas of Western Sahara and others living abroad as Saharawi emigrants, all organised in local and regional brances.

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This information was last updated on March 18, 2004.