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...
YES: Eva’s voice is being heard!

YES: Eva’s voice is being heard!

Search for: YES: Eva’s voice is being heard!  WATCH THE VIDEO Eva is a 15 year old girl in Tanzania. She and her classmates at Mlowa school have big ambitions for their future, but without access to basic things like clean water it’s hard for them to stay in...
Meet Lady Naa

Meet Lady Naa

Search for: Mrs. Naa-Morkor Abrefa Busia was born on April 5th, 1924 in Accra, Ghana… At age 16, she was admitted to the newly established three-year midwifery-training course at Korle-Bu Hospital, and graduated among the first hospital-trained midwives in the...
Busia Foundation Int.

Busia Foundation Int.

Search for: Busia Foundation International  WATCH THE VIDEO Busia Foundation International was founded by sisters, Dr. Abena Busia, and Akosua Busia, under the inspiration of their mother, Madam Naa Morkor Busia (now deceased), former First Lady of Ghana, in...

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