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They call themselves “Agaseke”. It’s because they had “a vision ahead of them,” they explain, as they sit together weaving baskets and making beads.
This week, people across Rwanda are coming together to remember the terrible genocide 21 years ago, and to stand together for the future of their country.
What does a global women's empowerment organization have to do with the NCAA March Madness tournament? More than you might think!
From WfWI trainer to Provincial Council Member in Parwan, Afghanistan, Hosai Bayani’s unlikely journey demonstrates the impact women leaders are having on a changing country.
Before joining the WfWI training program in 2006, Huma didn’t get out much – she cared for her children, her home, and the cows that were the main source of income for her family.
War has almost always been a part of Regina’s life. It forced her to drop out of school, led her to flee to the Democratic Republic of the Congo with her family, and even took the life of one of her eight children.
Edita Veseli, a Life Skills manager for WfWI-Kosovo, shares the story of how women in the program inspire her and each other.
When her husband died suddenly a few years ago, Roseline, age 50, knew she needed to find a way to support their eight children on her own.