When women thrive, their families and communities prosper. They need job opportunities, earnings, and political leadership. They still face persistent barriers to accessing economic security and health care which greatly limit them from improving their lives and the well-being of their families and communities.
Empowering women on how to tackle the dual challenge of increasing food production while mitigating climate change
Women on frontline to mitigate climate change
Reducing Co2 emissions by shifting to clean cooking
Help women access to market.
Produce for sale
Sanitary Pads for School Girls
We tackle the problem our farmer women and adolescent school girls have when it comes to manage their menstruations. We make affordable and reusable sanitary pads to help girls and community women have access to locally made sanitary pads. Adolescents single mothers have been trained to make the pads. This helps adolescent students to stay in school when in their periods, since they miss school during their menstruations.
Sanitary pads give hope for staying in school during menstruations.
Sanitary pads increase the chance to enjoy work, education, hygiene, safety, high self-esteem and dignity
Young girls and women learn sewing skills.
They make various garments including: Shirts, Skirts, Dresses, Sanitary pads.... to increase their economy and help young women and students to enjoy work, education, hygiene, safety, high self-esteem and dignity.
Lesson on cutting
Deborah is happy to learn how to sew. She's determined to expand the knowledge to other vulnerable single mothers in her community.
Women full of happiness for their acquired skills in tailoring.
Graduation day in tailoring
Learning how to make a dress
Teachers are happy of the questions from their students.
Selling the garments
The products are marketed and sold in public areas, like schools, markets, roads… by instructresses / ambassadors sales.
Marie is in the market called Zairwa, where she's marketing and selling her tailoring products.
Esther is happy of her new career. She can easily get food for herself and her family.