“To be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains,
but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.”
— Nelson Mandela
October 27th, 2014
October 11th was the International Day of The Girl Child. Major campaigns with their t-shirts and slogans brought the issue of little girls to the forefront. Celebrities made speeches and ...
September 25th, 2014
“Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope,” said Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations.
781 million adults in the world remain illiterate; 64% of them are women (UNESCO).
August 18th, 2014
We’ve seen mental health in the news a lot this week, since actor Robin William’s suicide. It raises the point that mental health is a huge—and often unseen—struggle for many ...
July 18th, 2014
As summer begins to heat up the Northern Hemisphere, temperatures are already reaching blistering heights. Air conditioners will soon be at full strength, ice cold water will fly off store shelves ...