A Tale of Extraordinary Women
Mind the Gap: Gender Equality and Trade in Africa tells the story of women who defied convention in spite of gender-specific barriers.
Our children learn the most from watching and interacting with us. As parents and family, we strive to set good examples, but we're often crunched for time. Learning to be literate is a gradual process, and we can facilitate it with a few simple daily or weekly routines.
Today, that is no longer the case. International efforts to increase girls access to education and therefore their ability to work has improved the lives of many girls and young women. But customs often die hard, and it takes many years to fully transform a culture.