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Oxfam in Nigeria with GROW Ambassador observe International Day of Peace in Style

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 Posted in Education, English, Nigeria | No Comments »

As Nelson Mandela noted “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”. It is not surprising that many years after that great icon made those words, the UN Secretary General, for the first time ...

Seynabou, a particular candidate to the Bfem

Monday, October 28th, 2013 Posted in Education, English, Gender, Senegal | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2076" align="alignleft" width="350"] Seynabou Fall[/caption] Seynabou Fall is my cousin. This year, as thousands of young girls across Senegal, she succeeded to the third year of secondary school examination that will allow her to enter secondary cycle. However, something makes her ...

My Right, My Voice NIGER “A maternity hospital to save our mothers, wives and sisters”

Thursday, August 1st, 2013 Posted in English | No Comments »

In Koyan Garantché, village located 13 km west of Say and 51 km east of Niamey, Niger's capital, the youth have decided to take their future in hand. They took a strong commitment to actively participate in the harmonious development ...