Maata-N-Tudu Association is a non-political, non-religious, non-ethnic, non-governmental women's membership organization operating in northern Ghana. The english translation of "Maata-N-Tudu" is "Women of the North". The goal of MTA is to initiate and promote the socio-economic well being of women in the operational area through enterprise development. Its overall objective is to economically empower women through provision of micro-credit to support women's income generating activities and thereby improving upon their standards of living and that of their families.