Women's stories

Read the stories of women and girls who have faced and overcome discrimination and violence with the help of our partners.

  • Woman in Afghanistan

    I have been advising other girls I meet to defend their rights like I have done

    Farida is just one of the girls that our partner Humanitarian Assistance for the Women and Children of Afghanistan (HAWCA) ...
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    He wants to keep me in the house all the time. But I refuse to accept his idea

    Biritu lives in Ethiopia. She is 45 and has seven children. She has been attending meetings with Womankind’s partner Siiqqee, ...
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  • thumb-Amara

    We have to speak. We have to be strong and support each other. Never give up

    In Ethiopia violence against women and girls is common and widely accepted. We met Amara at the safe house run ...
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