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In Malawi, young mothers gain the financial independence to support their families
Innovative tools helping grassroots women access land in Africa
Women groups, cooperatives, lobbying and mapping help navigate land issues.
STEM can develop the innovations we need in Africa, says Gecci Karuri-Sebina
STEM can be fun, says Ohemaa Adjei Andoh of Ghana
Mzuri Issa, breaking down social barriers to women’s leadership in Tanzania
Ms. Issa is also at the forefront of pushing for legal reforms that will ensure women compete effectively for leadership positions on an equal standing with men.
Rewriting Kenya’s laws with Millie Odhiambo
Millie Odhiambo, 55, is one of Kenya’s fearless politicians.
Meet Bernadette Gomina, a pioneering parliamentarian in Central African Republic
A former midwife, Ms. Gomina submitted several project proposals to international organizations, and built a Women’s Centre in Bayanga with MINUSCA’s support.
Freeing women and girls from violence in Mozambique
Malawi women motorcycle taxi owners pulling strings from behind the scenes
Elbowed out of driving the motorcycle taxis, women own the business instead.
Ray Mwareya and Deogracias Kalima
Women lead in Sudan’s clamour for good governance
From leading the protests to pushing for lasting change, women are at the forefront.
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