Chau-pa-di [noun] 1. Deadly tradition isolating women in unventilated mud sheds during menstruation
CARE Mythbuster Goma Acharya is fighting one of the most discriminatory, degrading practices faced by women and girls around the world.
Chaupadi forces…Read More
Liberia President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf earned the nickname "Iron Lady" as an opposition leader who didn't flinch in one of the world's most treacherous political landscapes. She fearlessly criticized Liberia's fiscal management, even when that meant house…Read More
"Tough times never last but tough people do," are the words of our mythbuster, Peninah Nthenya Musyimi.
Peninah grew up in the slums of Nairobi and dreamed of becoming a lawyer. She walked nine miles to and from school every day until she graduated high…Read More