Empowering women to take charge of their futures
How working with men empowers women in Rwanda
Di McCann, mother of N4A Executive Director Sophie McCann, visited our projects in 2015.
Here’s what we achieved in 2015… In Rwanda: ·Women learned new vocational skills that helped them earn an income: In our urban project, women learned hairdressing and cookery and 98% said their income had increased since they joined Aspire; on average, the women were earning about £24/$34 per month by the end of 2015. […]
Women in Rwanda are making and selling donuts to earn money
Here’s what we achieved in 2014… In Rwanda: ·Women started earning sustainable incomes: 98% of the women said their income had increased since they joined Aspire and only 9% of the women identified themselves as unemployed at the end of the year, down from 58% at the start of the project. The Aspire […]
Involving men in the fight for women’s equality