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5 Ways Winnie Mandela Influenced the Lives of Women in South Africa

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s complicated persona and contentious history has been pushed to the forefront in the international media since her passing, but what is evidently clear is the remarkable impact she had on South Africa, its history, and its people. For the women of South Africa, she was a guiding light who taught us to be defiant and fearless. To be powerful. To embody strength, fortitude, and conviction.

6th April 2018
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What you Need to Know About Female Genital Mutilation

We at African Impact feel very strongly about protecting the rights of the inspiring girls and women we work with across the continent. On this day, the day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, we want to share with you some key facts on this extreme form of discrimination against women girls and help promote the abandonment of FGM globally.

6th February 2018