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Homeless in London

The UK's Hidden Homeless: Vulnerable Women

Homeless services in the UK are just not effectively rising to meet women’s needs. A…
Sewing Skills Trophy

Traditional Leaders Celebrate Women's Economic Empowerment in Rural DRC

“COFAPRI is an amazing organisation that is spreading far in the mountains of our…
FEMpads for freedom

Fempads Bring Freedom to Women and Girls in Rural DR Congo

FEMpads are made and sent by a generous UK citizen named Sharon Multani-colebrook.…
George Brook children

Eco-friendly School to Enable WYCF to Help More Children in Hillside Community

The new school will be built from lime-stabilised rammed earth. A technology proven in…
Savar building collapse

The True Cost of our Clothes

Not only do we poison our environment, killing our planet, but we pass the true costs of…
Samuel Siriria Leadismo

A Warrior for Girls' Rights. Interview with Samuel Siriria Leadismo

"I’m the first Samburu warrior to start an organization to eradicate female genital…
Burial site at Srebrenica

Remembering the Mothers of Srebrenica this Mother’s Day

I keep remembering those two beautiful women I met who, despite suffering through…
Children at risk

DR Congo: Vulnerable Children at Risk of Joining Militia & Perpetuating Conflict

The situation has been appalling for quite some decades.... Without education, boys will…
DR Congo village

'Now I Can Smile and Laugh' - From Conflict Rape to Empowerment

'Now things are OK, as you welcomed me among you here... now I am well, with all my…
Joy Orphanage

Farming for Food Security at Joy Orphanage in Rural Uganda

The fund for the farming project was received in January, 2015 from an organization named…
Severina Sangurikuri

Samburu Villagers Wake Up to the Harmful Effects of FGM

Elizabeth Lemoyog, a PCF facilitator, told me that the women in Namayiana Village wanted…
Jennifer Timmons 3

Trumped Up - the USA, Migration and Myths

Have you ever felt “put on the spot” because of your gender or ethnicity?... remarks that…