Her community turned against her when she had a child out of wedlock as a teenager. But Marie-Claire Kuja has found strength in her own voiceand is now transforming her homeland of Cameroon for the better.
"I hope that someday, the family—so highly esteemed in our social structures—will protect women and young girls, and stop apologizing for men when they have wronged women." —Lilian Lindani Mwaita Cirambadare
Following the release of No Ceiling’s report on the global gender gap, World Pulse called out to its online network of tens of thousands of grassroots women leaders from 190 countries to give voice to the data.
Meet Leah Auma Okeyo, a Kenyan World Pulse leader sparking a confidence revolution for women in her community. Auma | Kenya As the founder of a women’s empowerment organization in Kisumu, Kenya, Leah Auma Okeyo often meets…