In Tanzania, Adolofina Manyika wakes up early to take her two young children aged 4 years and 6 months old to her mother before heading to work. She works as a tout–a job that is not commonly done by... more

COL’s partner, Bedari, through self-growth sessions, spreads awareness in the community about CEFM and its impacts on the lives of girls, boys and families. During one session, Bedari found out that... more

Partnership with Mann Deshi Foundation reaches more than 6,000 girls Established in 1996, the Mann Deshi Foundation empowers rural women with training, capacity building, skills development,... more

Every year, one third of Bangladesh experiences the floods of monsoon season. For families living in flood-prone areas, this can prevent children from accessing education. The Commonwealth of... more

GIRLS Inspire initiative brings training to women and girls in flood-prone communities Tania Begum’s parents could not afford to send her to school. Further, the school was far way and the monsoon... more