AWEPON Secretariat organized a two days' exchange visit for 38 women. This trip was sponsored by DANIDA as one of the requirements in the implementation of the WEEP project ; and took place at Siaya in Kenya from 21st to 24th November 2010. Women who participated in this exchange visit were selected from 4 WEEP implementing countries of Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
The major objective of the activity was for the women to learn, share and network. Uganda was represented by 7 women, Kenya 13, Tanzania 7, and the DRC was represented by 1 woman representative. During the trip the women visited 6 women groups which included Hardwork, Papa Gori, Megido, Nyiloka, Papa Nyadiel, and Siaya Child Rights. The women visited the project sites and shared experiences from their different WEEP implementing countries.