In the weeks since our Poverty is Sexist report launched, I’ve found myself reflecting on some of the statistics included on those pages: A woman in Sierra Leone is 183 times more likely to die in childbirth than a woman in Switzerland. (...) http://www.treehugger.com/climate-change/antarctica-has-never-been-hot-record-broken-twice-last-week.html
I served as a community health Volunteer in Swaziland from 2012 to finishing in August. I had my share of long, dull days, and I had a few extremely busy ones. But much of my time went to a girls-empowerment program called Girls Leading Our World.