STORIES TAGGED: EMPOWERMENT

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Women Taking the Floor

Senegal

The seating arrangement at a Heifer training session in Fandene on a hot May day in 2010 was fairly typical for this rural region of a strongly Muslim country: men in the front, women in the back.

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Women’s Empowerment is Key to Turning Oppression Into Opportunity

Nepal

At Heifer International we believe there is no development strategy more beneficial to society than the one that involves women as central players, and at the same time engages men to encourage a more accepting view of women’s participation.