While the #MeToo outcry is exposing sexual harassment mostly in the West, we must remember that abuse, often by employers, happens across the globe, writes Rothna Begum.
“When I was 13 years old, my parents organized the FGM ceremony without my knowledge”, says Nasieku who later became a fierce fighter of this practice.
Stories about vulnerable women who sleep with fishermen in exchange for fish.
In Malawi, a sanitary pad can determine if a girl stays in school, if a woman keeps her job or if she manages to grow enough food to feed herself and her family.
The fear and despair that my closest friends felt after the 2016 presidential election didn’t hit me right away. I hugged my colleagues and friends tight throughout the day on November 9.