Articles & Features

October 2, 2012

Teenage Pregnancy and Girl’s Education.

Teenage Pregnancy Should Not End Girl’s Education. When a girl falls pregnant, her life turns upside down. Through shame and stigma, bullying and harassment, she is forced to withdraw from school. Nine months later, when she has the option to return, she faces the same hostile environment. She wonders how […]
June 20, 2012

The Long Journey of The African Woman

“Poverty has a female face and the global economic downturn will have a significant impact on women as more of them lose jobs and are forced to manage shrinking household incomes,”Obiageli Ezekwesili, World Bank Vice President for Africa Region (2009) Poverty among African women is historic and well documented. Many […]