A few weeks back, I walked into a cafeteria/bakery to book a birthday cake for my niece for her third birthday. Those who live in
Gender roles across various communities in South Sudan solely place the burden of domestic and care work, child upbringing inclusive on women and young girls.
The last year or months leading to the moment I first got my period, my only source of information was my friends who had already
“Your hair is so beautiful; can you make mine like yours?” said the little Tibetan girl In 2017, I was in Dharamshala, India with 27 other
I once had a heated debate with a medical doctor friend of mine over ‘women, education, and careers’. I was trying to demonstrate to him that
Born in Itang refugee camp in Ethiopia during the Sudan Civil war, I spent most of my childhood years living in Sudan People’s Liberation Army
In 2017, I became a member of the Interagency Task Force on Ending Child Marriage-South Sudan; a Multi-Stakeholder Taskforce comprising of related Government Ministries, Civil
Most extremely patriarchal and pastoralist communities are known for prioritizing the marriage of girls for bride price which becomes the only measure of their worth.
I look back to certain choices I made earlier in life and wish I had a mentor I have always wondered how you can refer