Rain for the Sahel and Sahara

Rain for the Sahel and Sahara (RAIN) forges partnerships with underserved nomadic and rural desert peoples of West Africa to realize their ambitions for education and enduring livelihoods with a focus on empowering girls and women with learning and earning.

Fulani girls transporting water 1.5 miles.

Fulani girls transporting water 1.5 miles.
Photo from Progress Report 'Nassile: Bridging Gaps and Building Bonds' (view small | med | large | orig)

Doll prototype waiting for Wodaabe outfit!

Doll prototype waiting for Wodaabe outfit!
Photo from Progress Report 'U.S. West African Doll Project Collaboration with Wodaabe Artisans' (view small | med | large | orig)

Wodaabe artisans at work.

Wodaabe artisans at work.
Photo from Progress Report 'U.S. West African Doll Project Collaboration with Wodaabe Artisans' (view small | med | large | orig)

Wodaabe man

Wodaabe man
Photo from Progress Report 'U.S. West African Doll Project Collaboration with Wodaabe Artisans' (view small | med | large | orig)

Women Artisan Cooperatives in Niger

Women Artisan Cooperatives in Niger
Photo from Progress Report 'U.S. West African Doll Project Collaboration with Wodaabe Artisans' (view small | med | large | orig)

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