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The Proof is in Our Numbers 518,000+ Lives Impacted Since 2007 It is our pleasure to present to you our 2018 Impact Report - Thriving Where We Stand. In 2018 we calculated a total of 518,000 lives impacted since 2007. We are halfway to our goal of impacting a million...read more
In the 2019 celebration of International Day of the African Child, we focus on providing opportunities to support the education of African children. This day celebrates the efforts made to improve systems and programs for Africa’s youth and reminds us that there is...read more
Traveling With A Purpose – Visiting AfricaBefore visiting Africa, I had never experienced travelling with a purpose. I had done my share of backpacking and all-inclusive resorts, but nothing that was guided by a mission. My sister, Marketing Manager for Asante...read more
Young African Innovators Transform Plastic Waste into Sustainable ProductsAfrica as a developing continent may not always be able to deliver the needed resources and services that are required for community members to live and experience a better life. However, in the...read more
Asante Africa Inspires Tanzania Students on Fish Farm Project At the core of our Leadership and Entrepreneurship Incubator Program is the “Pay it Forward” principle, which creates an impact beyond the participants, to strengthen and empower the communities around...read more
Peter Tabichi gives 80% of his salary to his students to help lift them out of poverty. The world is applauding Kenyan math and physics teacher Peter Tabichi for receiving the Varkey Foundation 2019 Global Teacher Prize. Hugh Jackman hosted the award ceremony on...read more
8 Facts on Girls Global EducationWe cannot even imagine how many girls around the world are still illiterate. Gender equality in education is one of the critical conditions for creating a developed society. Despite the significant progress that the world community has...read more
Staff and students, in the Girls' Advancement Program In Tanzania, women carry water on their heads in five gallon buckets. In the semi-arid area of central Tanzania where I teach secondary school, students that live at the school carry water from a nearby well every...read more
~ Proudly An African WomanPoem by: M. Assumpta Ezinne Okeke, EHJ THE AFRICAN GIRL I was born One but in reality, lived None,I, in an unseen Environment lived in Detriment,I, in a Situation, set back in Illusion,Because I am a GIRL.I lived alone Single and not to be...read more
Women and girls have made groundbreaking contributions in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). However, traditional gender roles continue to create a gap between males and females in STEM education and career paths. The...read more