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Madagascar: Randrianantenaina Narindrasoa

Madagascar: Randrianantenaina Narindrasoa

My name is Randrianantenaina Narindrasoa; I live in the village of Famonjena, Bongatsara; I am married with two children, a boy and a girl. I am, at the time when I write this, 26 years of age and I got married when I was 19. I have gone through quite rough time until now, especially […]

April 25, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Madagascar: Raminina Justine

Madagascar: Raminina Justine

My name is Raminina Justine. I m 40. I always had to borrow money because we always had financial problems. I found the situation unbearable, so I ended up drinking. My husband didn’t like it and began to beat me. He did so whenever he saw me drunk. Later on, beating me has become a […]

April 25, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Madagascar: Célestine Raharisoa

Madagascar: Célestine Raharisoa

RAHARISOA Célestine My name is Célestine Raharisoa. I’m 45 and I live in Ambatondrazaka. I had to drop out of school because I had to work as a maid at an early age to help my mother who divorced my father. I got married when I was 20. One year and a half after my […]

April 25, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Namibia: Ingrid von Francois

Namibia: Ingrid von Francois

My name is Ingrid von Francois 40 years of age born in Windhoek. I got married in the year 2000 at the age of 26 whilst I was pregnant with my son. I have eight beautiful children and I pray to God that he makes me a strong woman and to give me the strength […]

April 22, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Namibia: *Thandeka

Namibia: *Thandeka

My name is Thandeka a 34 years old woman born in Walvis Bay, Erongo region. I have three children and I do community work. I learned a lot from the training and I started with the Gender Links entrepreneurship training in February 2014. I did not know that there are many women who go through […]

April 22, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Namibia: Lena Lukas

Namibia: Lena Lukas

I am Lena Lukas, I had a tough journey but I made it! After what happened in my past I now live a peaceful life, I got a new job and am now supporting my family. I never knew life could be this great and it makes me proud to be able to provide for […]

April 22, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Namibia: Kate Kahere

Namibia: Kate Kahere

My name is Kata Kahere born in Windhoek, I am Afrikaans speaking now 25 years old I have 2 children and 4 siblings. I went to school in Windhoek at Moses van der Byl and relocated to Keetmanshoop where I started my grade 5. I am very short tempered. I got a boyfriend in my […]

April 22, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Namibia: *Elma

Namibia: *Elma

My name is Elma born in Windhoek, now residing in Koes. I joined Gender Links Entrepreneurship programme in the year 2014 and had been taken through a great journey of transformation. After attending the phase 1 training from Gender Links, I started a small business. I am selling basics needs from home and I have […]

April 22, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Namibia: *Apple

Namibia: *Apple

My name is *Apple born 1951 in Usakos, I moved to Tses in 1954 where I got married in 1974 at the age of 23. From the training I learned to be self-reliant as I believe with what I learned I can do and achieve what other people did and achieved. I attended all three […]

April 22, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Namibia: Celin Johnson

Namibia: Celin Johnson

I am Celin Johnson, a 36 year old entrepreneur. After years of an abusive life and victim of a drunkard, I am healed totally. I started my business years ago with little income with small products like ice, chips, fudge, sweets and popcorn. Later in 2012 I added more products like different braiding’s, soaps, hair, […]

April 22, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice