Girls Education

HALIMATOU ZIKA SOMBEIZÉ: Parliamentarian, Engineer, Girls’ Rights Champion

This month, we are highlighting an outstanding young woman from the Republic of Niger who is breaking barriers in her community and country to give girls a voice. Halimatou Zika Sombeizé is a 24-year old 3rd year student of Engineering at Ecole des Mines de l’Industrie et de la Geologie (EMIG). In a country where 3 …

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An Educated Girl is an Empowered Girl

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 – Strong Enough Girls’ Empowerment Initiative (SEGEI) has launched a scholarship program to support Nigerian girls to attain a University education. The launch coincides with the 4th annual International Day of the Girl Child; a global day of advocacy dedicated to highlighting the achievements and challenges of the girl child. The …

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