Thursday 29 December 2022

Reasons to love school: Fatuma’s story

Fatuma, 9 at Barkhadle primary school.

‘I love coming to school because at school we learn, play and eat our meals’ said Fatuma.

Fatuma, 9 is first grade student at Barkhadle primary school in Goljiano Woreda of Somali region. She attended the school readiness program for two months which helped her to understand and identify the alphabet and numbers. Now she is a grade one student.

Thursday 29 December 2022

When Excellent is possible, Good is not Enough

Tesmesgen standing in his classroom

“My name is Temesgen. I am 12 years old. I was born with a disability on my right leg.  This has affected me in so many ways. First of all it has affected my movement and it has also caused social exclusion especially from the family level”.

Thursday 29 December 2022

The Sky is the Limit

Thursday 29 December 2022

Battling with Menstrual Taboos

Thursday 29 December 2022

Like a mother, like a schoolmate