There is an old Chinese aphorism that says ‘women hold up half the sky’. However In some places around the world they end up holding more than half.
Governments Gamble with our Future. South Feminists Demand Responsible Action Now 22 June 2012, Rio de Janeiro
I had applied to be a Voice of the Future correspondent a year ago and decided to apply again after experiencing a certain situation during the call for 2011 applicants.
Being raised by a passionate, intense and very intelligent single mom showed me what women can achieve when they are given the tools of independence, health, education and community support.
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