As someone who survived a mental illness, I'm glad conversations around mental illness are beginning—especially for women in the world’s toughest places.
The days seem few and far between where I don’t read a story in the news about a woman being oppressed or exploited somewhere in the world.
Mãe, Mère, Maji, Induk, Mama, Ammee, Mom; the word ‘mother’ in any language represents strength, love and security. And these moms are no exception!
The health clinic in Nnalinya, a village in central Uganda was in very poor shape. And as things go in Nnalinya, being one of the poorest and least serviced parts of Uganda, it would have remained that way for many years if not for the determined advocacy efforts of local residents.