Engaging Men As Allies

Engaging Men As Allies

Search for: Engaging Men As Allies Ghulam Rabi, 52, is a local community leader in Nangarhar Province in Afghanistan. He is respected as an elder and people from his neighborhood come to him for guidance. Ghulam Rabi is one of 50 men in his community who participated...
Meet Ruvimbo

Meet Ruvimbo

Search for: Meet Ruvimbo  WATCH THE VIDEO In early 2016, Ruvimbo Tsopodzi and Loveness Mudzuru, two child brides, appealed to the highest court in Zimbabwe – the Constitutional Court – to amend the Marriage Act. The Act as it stood stated that a child of 16 could...
Girls Not Brides

Girls Not Brides

Search for: Girls Not Brides  WATCH THE VIDEO Girls Not Brides is a global partnership of civil society organizations committed to ending child marriage and enabling girls to fulfill their potential. Each year, 15 million girls are married before the age of 18....
Advocating for Girls’ Rights in Asia

Advocating for Girls’ Rights in Asia

Search for: Advocating for Girls’ Rights and Gender Equality in Asia. Sex workers, child brides, garbage pickers – this is the reality for hundreds and thousands of girls throughout Asia. Without the opportunity to attend school, seek support and counseling, or have a...
Meet Melissa

Meet Melissa

Search for: Meet Melissa Orphaned at 15, 17-year-old Melissa lives with her uncle, aunt, and seven cousins in a remote village in Zimbabwe. Forced to drop out of school two years ago when it got too expensive, the teenager spends her time at home dreaming of a better...
Meet Sharon

Meet Sharon

Search for: Meet Sharon Sharon Aripa is a quiet, somewhat shy, happy young woman. She lives with her grandmother and nine other members of her extended family in a small village in eastern Uganda. Sharon hasn’t seen her father since 2011; her mother, a teacher, lives...

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