ARP Program Celebrates its 10th Year

WGEP’s Alternative Rite of Passage program (ARP) is a week-long event that is held each December with our Kenyan partner organization, Tharaka Women’s Welfare Project (TWWP). Called “Circumcision with Words”, this program combats the practice of FGM/C by addressing its cultural Read full story

WGEP Libraries Engage Thousands

WGEP Program Manager Lily Messih and Program Officer Kirsten Turpel recently traveled to Senegal for a field visit and program evaluation. During their stay, they were able to witness firsthand the impressive impact our new library and computer centers are Read full story

In Her Own Words: Former Scholar Returns as Intern

Martha is a graduate of WGEP’s Sisters to School program in Senegal. After finishing high school and being admitted to university, Martha returned to the program to thank Senegal Program Director Adji Senghor for her support. She wanted to give Read full story