Before joining Women for Women International in Nigeria, Rifkatu worked tirelessly to make a living through farming and trading in order to provide for her family.
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Yesterday, The Gates Foundation released their annual letter on their work that saves and improves lives in developing countries.
"I saw first-hand how your support can go such a long way, and not only benefits the women in our programme, but also their families and communities," writes Nicola Casey, our Senior Philanthropy Manager, about her recent visit to Rwanda.
“When a woman in our program has the courage to tell her Life Skills trainer ‘I have been raped,’ we refer her to Panzi Hospital,” explains WfWI – Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Acting Country Director
Hearing of Nelson Mandela’s death took me back several years to the time I spent living and working in South Africa, the unified “rainbow nation.”