Free Market Evaluation - Send us your resume and we will give you free feedback
Boston Bomber Appears in front of Federal Judge
Boston Bomber Appears in front of Federal Judge
Obama’s Executive Order on Immigration Unconstitutional
Obama’s Executive Order on Immigration Unconstitutional
Stella Mednik, Suspended Immigration Lawyer, Suspect in DUI Accident
Stella Mednik, Suspended Immigration Lawyer, Suspect in DUI Accident
IP Laws Shut down Pirate Bay
IP Laws Shut down Pirate Bay
Legal Job Listings

Program Helping Girls in Rwanda Realize Their Potential

Ni Nyampinga

Ni Nyampinga is a magazine that is accompanied by a radio program in Rwanda. The magazine is published quarterly and the radio show occurs once per week. Each quarter; 90,000 copies of the magazine are published. The idea of the program is to help teenage girls in Rwanda realize their potential in life.

Bonnette is one of the girls who is interviewed in the video. She says the following about the program: “Ni Nyampinga is about girls’ achievement and dreams. Even when you are feeling weak, they encourage you to keep going. I want to be an entrepreneur. I want to build my own business as an electrician. Ni Nyampinga let me see that girls can succeed the same way as boys.”

Some of the girls have had their poems and stories published in the magazine, which also allows some of them to read their published works on the radio show.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




The video ends with the following narration that pretty much says it all about the program:

“Role model stories celebrate girls who are doing something for themselves and starting conversations. Communities have a new understanding of girls and their potential. Ni Nyampinga is encouraging girls to reach the top of their hill. It’s the girl effect in action.”

Program Helping Girls in Rwanda Realize Their Potential by

Tagged: ,

Posted by on July 15, 2014. Filed under Breaking News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

 

 

Job of the Day
Legal Assistant / Secretary - Bilingual
USA-GA-Gainesville

~~Rapidly expanding General Law Firm seeking a Legal Assistant/Secretary to join our team at our Gainesville, Georgia location !  Our firm is a goal/target oriented, fast-paced environment with a...

Related Posts: