Strong Enough Girls

SEGEI is a women-led non-profit organization dedicated to helping girls and young women in low-resource and marginalized settings find their voices, access resources, and use their talents to thrive. We seek to IGNITE, NURTURE, and HARNESS the intellectual, emotional, and social strengths of adolescent girls and young women through education (formal and informal), mentorship, and life skills development.

Meet Our Mentors at the Evolve Mentorship Program (EMP)

Mentorship is indeed a wonderful journey both for the Mentees and the Mentors. Since the inception of the Evolve Mentorship Program in January 2019, our mentors have contributed immensely in nurturing young women leaders and teaching them how to use their voices to make an impact in the world. In this video clip, our mentors …

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Impact of Lack of Menstrual Hygiene Materials on Girls

INTRODUCTION Menstruation is a naturally occurring physiological phenomenon in adolescent girls and pre-menopausal women.[1] Menstruation necessitates the availability of material resources to absorb or collect menstrual blood, facilitate personal hygiene and dispose of waste, ideally with adequate privacy.[2] Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) is defined as “Women and adolescent girls using a clean menstrual management material to absorb …

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Purple Ball 2020

March 8 is International Women’s Day (IWD), a day to acknowledge progress and gaps in advancing women’s rights and to celebrate women globally. To commemorate the day, Strong Enough Girls’ Empowerment Initiative (SEGEI) and Glamorous Mothers Development Initiative (GLAMODI) hosted their 3rd annual Purple Ball at the Hotel Rosebud (former Nanet Suites) in Central Business District, Abuja, Nigeria.