Girls Start A Maize Farm, Kenya

Girls Start A Maize Farm, Kenya

Girls Start A Maize Farm, Kenya Olorroito Primary School has composed a Wezesha Vijana club of 53 members. The club launched a remarkable initiative in which girls manage and cultivate a maize farm contributing to the school’s meal supply. Most recently the girls have...
Community Garden Project, Tanzania

Community Garden Project, Tanzania

Community Garden Project, Tanzania Awadhi and Mwajuma along with 28 club members decided to start a vegetable garden as an income generating activity in their community. They believe that apart from the learnings received in the Girls’ Advancement Program on rights,...
Sanaiyan Shows Her Strength, Kenya

Sanaiyan Shows Her Strength, Kenya

Sanaiyan Shows Her Strength, Kenya After Sanaiyan was orphaned at a young age, circumstances became even tougher for her as she got pregnant at the age of 14, and was forced to drop out of school. She was under constant pressure from society that eventually led her to...
Damaris Empowers Female Students, Kenya

Damaris Empowers Female Students, Kenya

Damaris Empowers Female Students, Kenya As a teacher and Head of Guidance and Counseling at Sitet Primary School in Narok, Kenya, Damaris Keroti has had plenty of experience witnessing the social isolation young girls face after they begin puberty. With many of her...
Married, and Back in School, Kenya

Married, and Back in School, Kenya

Married, and Back in School, Kenya After being orphaned during the 2007 Kenyan post-election crisis, Pauline Naserian and her brothers were brought up by their grandmother. At the age of thirteen, Pauline’s uncle took advantage of her youth and secretly married her...