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Welcome to WiDO website

This website of the Widows Development Organisation (WiDO) has been published in order to share our activities with a wider audience.
We invite you to send us your comments through the details on our contact page.
We also invite you to join hands with us in alleviating the sufferings of widows.

Dr. Eleanor Nwadinobi
President Widows Development Organization


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Recent Publications and Reviews


Book titled “Widowhood Practices: The case of Enugu State”


Moving towards a just peace

Mediation, the facilitated discussion of disputes and conflicts, is a flexible approach that can be used at all levels of intervention to move us toward a global peace that is both inclusive and fair. Moving Toward a Just Peace:

Book titled “Widowhood: A Natural or Cultural Tragedy “by Pat Okoye

Book titled “Summary of Enugu State of Nigeria, 2001 Bill No. 3-The Prohibition of
Infringement of a widow’s and widow’s fundamental rights law 2001

Book titled “Customary marriage Laws & Rights of widows “by Angela Otaluk

Book titled “Widows and Daughters “by Patience Ifejika

Book Review by Peter Igwilo, PhD (iopeters@yahoo.com)

The book titled WIDOWHOOD: Facts, Feelings & The Law, a publication of the Widows Development Organization with the support of the Sigrid Rausing Trust, UK; Enugu, Nigeria; 40pp.; Thick Paper back, edited by Eleanor Ann, Nwadinobi, is a master piece depicting  creative, literary and artistic ingenuity of its contributors and editor.

Join Us to Empower Widows

It is our duty not only to protect them, but also to empower widows