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...

Seyni & Jennifer celebrate a successful screening!

Seyni & Jennifer celebrate a successful screening!
Photo from Progress Report 'Ladies' Turn screens in ancient Ethiopia!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Jennifer, Seyni, & the Senegal Embassy Delegation.

Jennifer, Seyni, & the Senegal Embassy Delegation.
Photo from Progress Report 'Ladies' Turn screens in ancient Ethiopia!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Seyni speaks to Ethiopian TV about Ladies' Turn.

Seyni speaks to Ethiopian TV about Ladies' Turn.
Photo from Progress Report 'Ladies' Turn screens in ancient Ethiopia!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Jennifer and Seyni prep for the screening!

Jennifer and Seyni prep for the screening!
Photo from Progress Report 'Ladies' Turn screens in ancient Ethiopia!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Soccer in Senegal is a sandy sport. Power kick!

Soccer in Senegal is a sandy sport. Power kick!
Photo from Progress Report 'Vive Soccer and Education! And our DC connection!' (view small | med | large | orig)
 
   

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