Categories
Blog

Five reasons why the AWRA movement was founded

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]  1- It is a fact that women and girls are the most impacted when disasters or emergencies arise   Women and girls are the most and worst affected when disasters or emergency situations arise, especially in vulnerable communities across Africa. In many countries, they are confined to their homes because of strict social norms […]

Categories
Blog

African Women Rights Advocates Interview Georgia Brooks

Q: Can you tell us more about your organization, Fempower Initiative, and what inspired you to create this movement? A: I set up Fempower Initiative in 2017, having long desired to do something to help women in the Middle East, especially Egypt. Prior to setting up the Fempower Initiative, I worked in research and policy […]

Categories
Blog

Women ‘will do their part to transform Africa,’ says leading Kenyan anchor

Q: What is it like being one of the leading News Anchors in Kenya? A: Overall it’s been a wonderful challenge and great honor for me to have a career in Kenya’s news media, which is largely considered one of the most robust in Africa. Because the news is in many ways unpredictable, no two […]