Jul 22, 2021
In Her Own Words: 3 Powerful Stories From Former C
Hassana, Mary, and Gloria (whose names have been changed to protect their identity), all from rural Dalung in the Kumbungu District of Northern Ghana, shared their stories with HACEP-Ghana (Protect...
Feb 20, 2021
Stand Up, Speak Up, Giving Lamna A Fresh Start
Lamna had plans to become a doctor, a typical goal for top brilliant but poor girls in Northern Ghana. In November 2020, Lamna and I returned home after a long day at school.There was a gathering in...
Oct 21, 2020
In Her Own Words, Powerful Stories of Child Brides
Gloria, twice widowed by 17, was left alone to give birth.
Child marriage is a problem the world over. Each year, 15 million girls are married before the age of 18. That’s one girl every 2...