Let’s “orange the world” today with Nakinti Besumbu Nofuru, a shero in the fight against gender-based violence and the rescue of women. Nakinti is the Founder and CEO of Rescue Women – Cameroon, a women-led organization working to provide women and girls with opportunities to succeed, grow and thrive as […]
On her first week of probation at the bank, Mary (not her real name) noticed that the bank manager was unusually friendly towards her. Over the weekend, he texted her, offering to secure her a job at the bank after probation if she complied with his requests. His requests quickly […]
Today, Sisterspeak237 joined Sogoc Cameroon under the ACAC project to launch the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence under the theme “Invest to Prevent Violence Against Women and Girls”. During the next 16 days and beyond, we must reflect on the high cost of violence in our society. […]
Today, we shine the light on a queen indeed, a shining beacon of light for Disability- Inclusive development in Cameroon, Acha Rita Agum Acha Rita is a Disability Rights activist and an inclusive development program professional with over 10 years of experience in several local and international organizations such as […]
Several weeks after the commencement of the school year 2023/24, some pupils are yet to enroll in school. For some of these children, financial constraints hinder their parents from procuring the requisite school dues and supplies necessary even for primary education in public schools, where tuition is free.
This is perhaps the most crucial question that every Cameroonian girl must explore. Although the answer may seem obvious, it is a question so rarely posed that when it is eventually asked, individuals find it difficult to provide a clear definition of themselves. Often, they merely state their names. Growing […]
Pregnancy for many young women in Cameroon means a school break. Going back to school after childbirth is often a challenge for both young and older women. For younger women in school, pregnancy often means dismissal from school. Others are stigmatized at home making it difficult for them to go […]
This week, we amplify the voice of a sister taking up space in the comedy sector. Sylvanie Njeng Sylvanie unofficial is a Cameroonian female standup comedian, representing Cameroon on international platforms. Her last International standup performance was at Le Parlement Du Rire. She brings on stage her feminine strength combined […]
SisterSpeak237 a month after launching a SRH Manual, continues mission on empowering journalists . The NGO had a talk with students of the Advanced School of Mass Communication on , May 12, 2023. This exchange aimed at Bracing them with tools in reporting untold stories.