In The Gambia, child marriages help alleviate poverty for many families. But Ramatoulie Jallow, a straight-A student with ambitions to be a doctor, wanted a different destiny and stood up to her father. Now she is an activist for children's rights, fighting to replace a culture of silence and early marriage for girls with education and the confidence to speak out.

Tags:

No responses yet

Skriv et svar

Din e-mailadresse vil ikke blive publiceret.

Contact

HopeNow
c/o Michelle Mildwater
Peter Bangs Vej 18, 4.
DK – 2000 Frederiksberg
E-mail: michelle@hopenow.dk