#Cameroon

  • Article: Childish Gambino's Choreographer Is Showing Up for Young African Farmers in a Big Way
    Food & Hunger

    Childish Gambino's Choreographer Is Showing Up for Young African Farmers in a Big Way

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 29, 2019

    Sherrie Silver is on a mission to “make agriculture cool.” Read more

  • Article: The 78 Students Kidnapped in Cameroon Have Safely Returned Home
    Education

    The 78 Students Kidnapped in Cameroon Have Safely Returned Home

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 8, 2018

    The children reported they were fed and taken care of while in captivity. Read more

  • Article: Armed Militia Kidnaps 78 Young Students in Cameroon
    Education

    Armed Militia Kidnaps 78 Young Students in Cameroon

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 6, 2018

    The children in Bamenda were taken in the middle of the night. Read more

  • Article: Mothers in Cameroon Are Dying at Shocking Rates. The GFF Will Help Change That.
    AdvocacyHealth

    Mothers in Cameroon Are Dying at Shocking Rates. The GFF Will Help Change That.

    By Diana Duong|Oct. 30, 2018

    Cameroon ranks 18th among the countries with the highest maternal mortality rates in the world. Read more

  • Article: From Robots to Girl Power, Getting Cameroon's Women Into Work
    Girls & Women

    From Robots to Girl Power, Getting Cameroon's Women Into Work

    July 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nearly 1 in 3 girls in Cameroon are married by 18 and drop out of school early. Read more

  • Article: The Sad Reason Mothers in Cameroon Are 'Ironing' Their Daughters' Breasts
    Girls & Women

    The Sad Reason Mothers in Cameroon Are 'Ironing' Their Daughters' Breasts

    By Daniele Selby  and  Julie Ngalle|April 6, 2018

    They want to protect their daughters, but "breast ironing" is more harmful than helpful. Read more

  • Article: This Indian Nun Rescues Women From Sex Slavery
    Girls & Women

    This Indian Nun Rescues Women From Sex Slavery

    Aug. 10, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Now she is calling on the government to do their part in ending exploitation. Read more

  • Article: How 2 Teen Girls Are Shedding Light on Breast Ironing, Rape in Cameroon
    Girls & Women

    How 2 Teen Girls Are Shedding Light on Breast Ironing, Rape in Cameroon

    By Colleen Curry|Jan. 4, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Galle and Schneider are using the medium of film to try and effect change. Read more