Production date: 4-5 March 2007
Keywords: UNICEF, children, women, empower, empowerment, literacy, Nigeria
Main shooting locations: Bakori, Katsina State, Nigeria
Main sequences: With a $50 million in funding committed by the UK, UNICEF and its government partners are helping to empower women throughout northern Nigeria. Hadiza, 45, was married at age 13 and never had the chance to go to school. She is now learning how to read and write with other women at adult literacy classes, and has become an active member of her community’s school-based management committee.
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