Monthly Archives: February 2014

WIHS 2014 Featured Project: ABDISHE “Hope for Her” – Ethiopia

Next up on our list of featured projects for the Walk In Her Shoes 103km Relay Run is the “ABDISHE” project located in Ethiopia. This particular project has a special place in my heart because it focuses on strengthening women’s … Continue reading

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WIHS 2014 FEATURED PROJECT: Bolivia – “Tukuy Yanapana” means “We all collaborate”

Women and girls are disproportionately affected by poverty and discrimination. Not everyone starts from the same place on the path out of poverty. Lack of education for girls contributes to early marriage, higher birth rates, and lower income. Discriminatory laws prohibit women … Continue reading

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WIHS 2014 FEATURED PROJECT: Afghanistan “BEACON” Project

Our experience shows us that, when equipped with the proper resources, women have the power to help whole families and entire communities escape poverty. Sunday March 9th will be the 4th consecutive relay run for the Vancouver Walk In Her … Continue reading

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