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Global Peace Women Leadership Academy

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Women in Tanzania for the Peace Begins in the Home campaign
In Tanzania, Margreth struggles with discrimination and work exploitation from having a hearing impairment. Previously, she worked at Buhangjuga Primary school as a teacher for nine months. However, during this time, she was not payed for her work.
Published on 20/11/2018
“We trained students to upcycle waste papers and trained them to turn it into beautiful reusable crafts, while we trained women to upcycle waste newspapers and waste milk plastics, turning them into beautiful baskets and key rings respectively.”
Published on 06/11/2018
Irene Ishengoma speaks during the 2018 IYLA
It’s not about getting money or being paid a salary. It’s about you being able to offer your service to your community. —Irene Ishengoma, Tanzania
Published on 26/09/2018

Project Details

The Global Peace Women Leadership Academy (GPWLA) empowers women to become Moral and Innovative women leaders and peacebuilding in the family and community through leadership training, capacity building, and experiential service-learning. Selected applicants receive a micro-grant award to implement local community service projects.

GPWLA supports women to make more active leadership roles and expand their positive impacts in the society and the world.