The Root of Cause — The Issue With Violence Against Women and Girls

Violence against women and girls is an issue not only nationwide but globally, and has been an issue for many years. This issue is a huge problem for women across the globe. The number of ways that women have experienced violence would put someone at a loss for words. But, what is the cause of […] … Continue reading The Root of Cause — The Issue With Violence Against Women and Girls

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via Celebrating Midwives & Partnerships that Matter — Girls’ Globe

The lifetime risk of a woman dying from pregnancy and childbirth related complications in Kenya is high, at 1 in 55. According to latest data by UNICEF, the maternal mortality ratio in Kenya is 488 per 100,000 live births is unacceptably high. Only approximately 44 per cent of births are assisted by a skilled health […] … Continue reading via Celebrating Midwives & Partnerships that Matter — Girls’ Globe

via A GROWING VOICE OF AFRICA FROM UGANDA

Busulwa Gabriel Walta is a Ugandan film maker, activist who specialize on human rights stories basically on women equality and children’s rights, more so that to that Walta is a big-time advocate against child marriages and female genital mutilation (FGM) among others. This year he represented Uganda at the African Union Youth Summit-Art for Peace […] … Continue reading via A GROWING VOICE OF AFRICA FROM UGANDA

via Tragedy to Triumph: How sewing lessons are changing the lives of women with fistula — Girls’ Globe

Written by Samantha Bossalini, Development and Communications Associate The city of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania is anything but quiet. An increasingly modern metropolis overlooking the Indian Ocean, Dar is home to 4.4 million people, and is one of the fastest growing cities on the African continent. It’s a cacophony of noises, sounds, colors, and smells; […] … Continue reading via Tragedy to Triumph: How sewing lessons are changing the lives of women with fistula — Girls’ Globe

JUST WHAT KIND OF MOM HURTS HER LITTLE GIRL THIS WAY??? (featuring the cry of a girl)  — by girlvoiceafrica

This nonsense needs to be stopped! The havoc that has been wreaked by Female Genital Mutilation is too much to turn a blind eye and deaf ear to. The fact that Female Circumcision is not biblical makes it totally non-negotiable. Its diabolic and typically an act of gender massacre. Female genital mutilation (FGM) is the […] … Continue reading JUST WHAT KIND OF MOM HURTS HER LITTLE GIRL THIS WAY??? (featuring the cry of a girl)  — by girlvoiceafrica