African Women Voices

I met my grandmother in Texas

I met my grandmother in Texas. She had watery eyes, was so calm and shy. The gold around her ears and neck enhanced the red color of her dress and … Continue reading

25 July 2013 · 3 Comments

How To Obtain The Italian Citizenship If You Are Italian

Did you know that in Italy citizenship is not given as a birth right?

23 May 2013 · 3 Comments

Day Three: Enough is Enough

Today I translated the story of Nicole, from the Democratic Republic of Congo. She wrote about the violence she experienced in the DRC back in the 90s as she recalls … Continue reading

27 November 2012 · 1 Comment

Activism Campaign Against Gender-based Violence

Today ¬†marks the International Day for the elimination of violence against women. And because Balobeshayi is committed to engage the discussion on women’s issue, I decided to sign up for … Continue reading

25 November 2012 · 12 Comments

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