Ladies' Turn

Ladies' Turn is working at the grassroots level, organizing football matches in the hearts of Senegalese neighborhoods, to give Senegalese girls and women their turn to play. While football is extremely popular in Senegal, it is considered a men's sport, meaning that most girls do not have an opportunity to play. Girls also face disparities in the educational system: while primary education for girls in Senegal has made significant gains, most girls never complete secondary school. To change this reality, Ladies' Turn aims to: i.) Expand opportunities for girls to play soccer. ii.) Promote girl's education and personal development. iii.) Promote gender equality through soccer. ...

Seyni and Helene at Pablo Neruda Middle School

Seyni and Helene at Pablo Neruda Middle School
Photo from Progress Report 'Ladies' Turn meets Nicole Abar and the film tour continues...' (view small | med | large | orig)

Nicole Abar and Seyni Ndir Seck

Nicole Abar and Seyni Ndir Seck
Photo from Progress Report 'Ladies' Turn meets Nicole Abar and the film tour continues...' (view small | med | large | orig)

Bringing inspiration into the homes of millions

Bringing inspiration into the homes of millions
Photo from Progress Report 'Our story told around the world' (view small | med | large | orig)

Making our voices heard

Making our voices heard
Photo from Progress Report 'Our story told around the world' (view small | med | large | orig)

Ladies' Turn will air on ARTE this Friday!

Ladies' Turn will air on ARTE this Friday!
Photo from Progress Report 'Our story told around the world' (view small | med | large | orig)

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