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12/7/16

Life After War Crisis Is Possible

MPANGA, RWANDA – It took 15 years for Gloria Kabagwira to get back to her native Rwanda, after fleeing the unrest in the mid-1990s.

12/7/16

Modernizing the Zanzibar Soap Market: Lulua and Hamisi’s Story

ZANZIBAR, TANZANIA – At the northern tip of Pemba, Zanzibar, the air is sweet with clove fragrance from farmers preparing their September spice harvests. Cloves rain from...

12/7/16

No, I Cannot Regret To Be a Girl!

Clothilde Mpawenimana suffered unspeakable hardship as the only daughter in a large family, persecuted by her mother and overlooked by others in the community who saw no...

12/7/16

A Husband Can Be More Supportive in Early Childhood Education

For the children living in the refugee camps on two steep divided hills near the Bukavu border, the tiniest things spark joy. They fill their long days by playing with...

11/18/16

Post Election: Helping Our Daughters to Be Brave

The U.S. Presidential election affected girls in unprecedented and personal ways. Many saw themselves reflected in a presidential nominee for the first time.

11/17/16

Latrine scene – A lesson in water and sanitation from a 34-year-old cleaner

Cleaning public toilets is not a pleasant task, regardless where you are. But for Janay Issack it is twice as hard.

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