Jul 16

“I Only Surround Myself with People Who Lift Me Up”

We know that progress for girls and women is possible. But in order to reach full participation, we need to focus on the challenges that still remain and cultivate the power, potential, and motivation of the next generation.

Why African Environmentalism Needs Women at the Helm

Apr 22, 2015
Nearly 40 years ago, women in the Kenyan countryside reported a troubling phenomenon: their streams were drying up, their crops were failing, and they were being forced to travel farther and farther away from their villages to gather wood for fuel, building and fencing. Deforestation, in short, was threatening their livelihoods.