Tag: Women's empowerment

Meet the women changing education in rural Morocco

Education for All Morocco is a nonprofit organization designed to provide boarding and support for girls from the ages of 12 to 18 to attend secondary school.

Pathways/Africa provides resources and education to communities in need

Their mission is to create permanent change in the lives of men, women, and children in Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, and Zimbabwe.

​This radio program is saving women's lives in Zambia

In February of 2017, the Fistula Foundation started airing radio programs in Zambia to educate and inform women about obstetric fistula.

Buy this soap, help save lives

Eco-Soap Bank is a humanitarian and environmental nonprofit organization working to save, sanitize, and supply recycled hotel soap for the developing world.

Art and creativity provide a special kind of healing in Kentucky

Hands Healing HeArts participants undertake writing, drama, music, sculpture and visual arts projects as vehicles for self-discovery and expression.

Inside the fight to end gender-based violence in Myanmar

Violence against women is a serious problem, but in Myanmar, it is particularly challenging. Troubling gaps remain in providing services and accountability.

She's empowering women in Ethiopia

​Bezawit Getachew has been determined to help women in her country cope with injuries from childbirth ever since she first saw the 2007 documentary A Walk to Be

Making trash useful again

A new eco-brick project in the Dominican Republic prevented over 4,000 pounds of plastic and trash from entering the sea.