So, educated women have smaller, healthier families; conceivably, smaller families consume fewer resources than larger families; therefore, at least in theory, smaller families produce fewer greenhouse ppm than larger families.
Accelerating Change for World Water Day
On this day, World Water Day, we highlight two of our Youth Livelihood mentors who are a step closer to fulfilling United Nations Sustainability Goal 6. Margret and Roina, from Wamba Girls Secondary School in Kenya, invented a clean water purification system.
MIND THE (DigitALL) GAP
#InternationalWomensDay ~ Globally, 3.7 billion people do not have access to the internet. Half of them are women. In some parts of the world the digital gender divide has been shrinking, but data shows it is growing in Africa.
Paving the way for Girls in STEM
International Day of Women and Girls in Science, allows us to honor the significant and life-changing innovations and discoveries made by women in STEM fields. This day also emphasizes the importance of girls joining STEM.
International Day of Education: Be a Part of Worldwide Education
This year’s International Day of Education theme is “to invest in people, prioritize education.” Our students show us that education empowers youth to meet global challenges.
Top 10 Highlights from 2022 ~ Partnerships are Accelerating Progress
Asante Africa Foundation’s list of top 10 achievements in 2022. Partnerships are accelerating progress and youth are leading the way.
Giving Back and Changing Her Community for the Better
Providing educational opportunities to East African youth is of the utmost importance. Seeing young people fight through their own challenges in order to pass on what they’ve learned and help their community provides true inspiration.
Asante Africa Awarded ~ 2023 King Hamad Youth Empowerment Award to Achieve SDGs
Asante Africa Foundation is thrilled to announce that we have won the 2023 King Hamad Youth Empowerment Award to Achieve SDGs in the “Recognizing Enablers of Youth Participation, Action & Impact” category.
Sharing our Gratitude ~ Erna Grasz, CEO
The longer I have the honor and privilege to work on the African continent, the clearer the definition of “community” becomes. For many, this can be your family, neighbors, friends, and your colleagues. In our case, it includes our global community.