Surprising Video Tells the Story of a Bully
Surprising Video Tells the Story of a Bully
An Honest Political Ad You Must Watch
An Honest Political Ad You Must Watch
Donald Sterling Sues NBA and Shelly Sterling in New Lawsuit
Donald Sterling Sues NBA and Shelly Sterling in New Lawsuit
Zuckerberg Will Serve as Key Witness Against Ceglia in Trial
Zuckerberg Will Serve as Key Witness Against Ceglia in Trial
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.

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



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!!


“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.”

Did you like this? Share it:
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
Capital Markets Counsel 3 Attorney
USA-NC-Charlotte

Wells Fargo & Company, a diversified financial services company, is seeking an experienced capital markets Attorney to join its Law Department in its Charlotte, NC office. The individual selected...