It’s mango season in Yei. After weeks of heavy downpours, the ripe, delicious fruit is literally falling off the trees, providing a ready, nutritious source of food and income.
I was a happy woman, wife, and mother before the war came to my front door. After high school, I wanted to earn some money and explore the city so I went to be a babysitter for a family in Bukavu.
My last name, Dudic, is one that I got from marriage. Even though I am divorced, I have never changed it back. I have a son and a daughter, and my wrecked marriage has actually yielded some good.
I am 39 years old, originally from Guhr province.
Tony Gambino is a member of the Board of Directors and also served as the Interim Chief Executive Officer of Women for Women International in 2014. An internationally recognised expert on the Great Lakes Region of Africa, Mr.
Antoinette Uwimana serves as the Country Director for Women for Women International – Rwanda, where she manages programmes that have served more than 75,000 women since 1997.
Iliriana Jaka Gashi serves as the Country Director for Women for Women International – Kosovo, where she manages programmes that have served more than 33,000 women since 1999.
Seida Saric serves as the Director of Žene za Žene International Association Sarajevo, an independent local organization dedicated to wo
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Women for Women International – Democratic Republic of the Congo graduate Mukonondo shares her story of growth and transformation.