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UNFPA Nigeria Premieres the “Hey Woman” series in Abuja.

To commemorate the 30th anniversary of the 16 days of activism against Gender-based violence, UNFPA Nigeria premiered the “Hey Woman” drama series by Stephanie Linus in Abuja. During the launch, Dr. Natalia Kanem, the UN-Under Secretary General, encouraged victims…


16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence

In commemoration of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, I’m using this opportunity to once again speak out against this depressing scourge. According to data from the World Health Organization, 1 in 3 women (around 736 million)…


Our Actions Are Our Future

Today is World Food Day 2021, another great opportunity to remind ourselves that our actions are our future and the future is in our hands! The way we produce, consume and, sadly, waste food exacts a heavy toll on…


Photos From The Fistula Awareness Campaign In Maiduguri

Actress and human rights advocate Stephanie Linus has once again demonstrated an unrelenting fight against fistula and child marriage with her recent fistula awareness campaign in Borno State. Using her award-winning movie – DRY as a tool to connect…

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Dear 16-Year-Old Me!

So much has changed since I was 16. Obviously! The world is moving at a much faster pace now and 16-year-old teens are faced with a whole new set of influences and challenges as they navigate through their often…


GirlForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable

Today, 11 October marks the International Day of the Girl. The day aims to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights. Girls are not only moving…