An Enterprising Enterprise

Nelson Mandela once said, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” At the Days for Girls Ghana Office, this mantra helps us grow and sustain our programming and impact across West Africa, through our team members and Enterprises. The Days for Girls Tamale Enterprise, working in Ghana's Northern Region, has truly captured the essence of an impactful, forward-thinking operation. After several years of laying the groundwork, increasing awareness and visibility in the community, this Enterprise has now hit the ground running, striking partnerships with several local NGOs. The Tamale Enterprise's emphasis on inclusion is also inspiring. For the second year no

Dancing for Days: Refugees Thrilled by DfG Kits

Experts tell us it's important to get out up out of our office chairs once and move — a stretch, a shake, get the blood flowing! At Days for Girls, we take this advice a step farther. Recently our team got up from our spreadsheets and reports and went all the way to Kyaka Refugee Settlement in western Uganda to join 1,400 teenage girls in a very lively round of dancing. Why were they dancing? To celebrate the distribution of DfG Kits and Ambassador of Women's Health training that the Ugandan team had come to deliver! This specific community had been identified by our Enterprise Partner in Kyaka, Angel's Care, due to the high rate of teenage pregnancy and school drop outs. Refugees face heigh

Significant Days

A new granddaughter has just arrived in my family! Our family celebrates the arrival of baby girls and boys with equal joy, and her birthday will remain a truly significant day for us. In many parts of the world, however, there is a gap where baby girls should have been. Entire regions now have millions more boys than girls, due to the pressures of cultural taboos and poverty. A few years ago, a beautiful young woman in Bangladesh told me that she had prayed to never to have a baby girl “because I never wanted a girl to have to go through what I did.” After participating in the Days for Girls Ambassador of Women's Health training, however, she now hoped to have a girl “to teach her that

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