At Women for Women International, we are inspired by the hopes and dreams of the women we serve. Their strength and resilience in the face of incredible adversity shows us that anything is possible.
I am 38 years old. There was no happiness in my childhood. When I was six years old, my brother lost a dog-fighting match and started fighting with my cousin which led to my cousin’s death.
An Interview with WfWI graduate and Mayor Jasminka Begić
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.
In the hands of the most marginalised women, technology can be a powerful catalyst for innovation and growth.
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.
Women for Women International-Bosnia graduates compare the toll of this disaster to the devastation caused by the Bosnian War 20 years ago.
Connecting the women in our programme and their families to health and medical services remains a high priority for improving health outcomes and overall empowerment.