When Robena was 16 years old, her father killed a person, and gave Robena to the family he had hurt in order to compensate for the death. She, too, had become a victim of her...
On March 7, 2013, the day before International Women’s Day, President Barack Obama signed the Violence Against Women Act into law.
In a small, rural village in northern Ethiopia, Fikere and her husband Kasa would like to have three children – two boys and a girl.
Florence Okello, 58, lives in Pader district, northern Uganda.
Hawo has refused to have her daughters circumcised in line with Somali tradition. The marriage between Hawo's grandfather, an Eritrean, and her grandmother, a Somali,...