Women who make a difference

Immediately after the signing of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA), there was a joint assessment Mission was set up to see how financing and reconstruction of the country that was hard hit by 21 years of civil war would take place. The following is an interview with H.E. Betty Achan Ogwaro: State Minister for Agriculture and Animal Resources

 

Immediately after the signing of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA), there was a joint assessment Mission was set up to see how financing and reconstruction of the country that was hard hit by 21 years of civil war would take place. The following is an interview with Samia Ahmed Nihar: University of Khartoum, Gender and Development Unit

Immediately after the signing of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA), there was a joint assessment Mission was set up to see how financing and reconstruction of the country that was hard hit by 21 years of civil war would take place. The following is an Interview with Bruma Sirico Iro: Southern Women Solidarity for Peace and Developmentt.

Mrs Asiyo in her traditional regalia raises her fly whisk to acknowledge the crowdSHE has made many firsts and even as age catches up with her, she is not about to retire from her cause. This is the woman who has made great strides both within and without and this is why last weekend, she joined the great men of this nation when she was crowned an elder.

{jb_quote}“ A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user”{/jb_quote}

Theodore Roosevelt Autobiography

These words spoke volumes then and even today as we mourn the departed Lorna Laboso, the MP of Sotik.

Monday, 23 April 2007 16:43

Profile : Fatma Alloo

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FATMA ALLOOWhen Fatma Alloo takes to the stands to talk about social justice issues in Africa, she does it with a passion that comes from a place deep within her.

“I want to see justice for everybody,” says the diminutive woman with a big voice from Zanzibar has lived through the feudal system of the sultanate, colonialism and independence and the age of globalization – all in one lifetime.

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