Funding announcement for Feminist Climate Action in West Africa project.
In 2019, footage went viral of 22-year-old Alaa Salah leading Sudanese crowds in protest chants.
The Sudanese constitution guarantees gender equality. But paradoxically, the “personal status laws” mandate a woman’s obedience to her husband.
Last year was marked not only by COVID-19, but by another type of pandemic: coup contagion.
Mariam Sow is the Director of ENDA Pronat, a Senegalese NGO dedicated to supporting ecological agriculture, family farms, and women’s rights.
In 1995, when I was 14 years old, I was one of 15 students selected from schools in Bissau to participate in a learning exchange organized by Tinig
Najwa is a young woman supported by the Sudanese Organization for Research and Development.
Assétou Kafando is the president of the women farmers’ association in the small city of Dedougou in Burkina Faso, West Africa.