Amina | The Musical

The way FGM is carried out can lead to complications, with 96 percent of cutting being performed by traditional practitioners using basic blades and no anesthetic. Young girls can bleed to death, childbirth is more dangerous due to hemorrhaging and cuts often remain prone to infections. The memory of the cutting alone can be damaging, and these issues of trust and …

Daughters of Elempe

Daughters of Elempe is a stage play that promotes women’s leadership and political participation. The play also educates the viewers on Rape and Female Genital Mutilation. Girls and women have a right to engage in civil society, vote in elections, be elected to government office, serve on boards, and make their voices heard in any process that will ultimately affect …

Period in Crisis Project

The Girl Child Values Support Initiative started this project “PERIOD IN CRISIS” in rural communities particularly for women living with disabilities. The gendered impacts of crisis are being seen all over the northern part of Nigeria. Meeting the critical menstrual hygiene management needs of young women and girls are central to an inclusive global response that promotes equality and social …

Celebrating International Women’s Day

We are still celebrating the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. To achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, science, and gender equality play a vital role. Oluwadoyinsola is a pacesetter and we celebrate her and other women who are constantly bridging the gap, smashing stereotypes, and dismantling discrimination we also appreciate the roles they play in advancing STEM in …