INUKSHUK BLOG

Patriarchy in My First Language – Mfumo dume

Pamela Shao | November 16, 2020
November 16, 2020|

Pamela Shao lives in Tanzania and currently works for UNICEF as the Chief of Field Office in Mbeya, a city located in the Southern Highlands regions of Read More

On this Eve of International Day of the Girl, Let Us Not Forget the Cries o...

Emily Nielsen Jones | October 9, 2020
October 9, 2020|

Happy International Day of the Girl from all of us at the Imago Dei Fund! On behalf of our whole team, we invite you, wherever you hail Read More

Closing the Race Gap in Philanthropy Demands Radical Candour

Kennedy Odede | September 16, 2020
September 16, 2020|

We are excited to share this article by my friend and colleague, Kennedy Odede, Founder and CEO of SHOFCO. We decided to share this article from The Guardian in our blog this month because it tells the truth and makes plain the challenge for philanthropy: “as you fund and award white founders working in communities of colour (at home and abroad), ensure you apply the same level of recognition and support to leaders of colour who possess the same or greater skills and knowledge of their environment.” This is the challenge of being anti-racist and owning our own racist behaviors Read More

Walking with the Girl Child through the Shadows of COVID-19

Rev. Domnic Misolo | August 12, 2020
August 12, 2020|

When news about the local outbreak of infectious pneumonia of an unknown etiology hit headlines in December 2019, most here in Kenya viewed this with skepticism. Never Read More

Truth Telling – Ours to Do

Lisa R. Jackson | July 2, 2020
July 2, 2020|

Following George Floyd’s murder by police in Minneapolis, and the protests that ensued thereafter, some strange emails and texts started showing up on my phone.  They went Read More

Mentor Mothers on the Frontlines: A Spotlight on m2m’s COVID19 Pivot

Frank Beadle de Palomo | May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020|

Greetings to you wherever you find yourself on the pandemic curve! Some places are beginning to open up, others are still in full or modified lock down. Read More

Guherekeza – LifeNet’s Pivot on the COVID-19 Frontlines

Maggie Ehrenfried | April 23, 2020
April 23, 2020|

As this viral menace continues its spread around the world, we are so touched by the resiliency and nimbleness of so many of you, our partners, who Read More

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NEWS, EVENTS AND RESOURCES

Kiswahili Translation of the Patriarchy Explainer Video!

November 16, 2020
November 16, 2020|

The Girl Child and her Long Walk to Freedom project is pleased to announce the launch of the Kiswahili translation of the patriarchy explainer video!

A Game-Changing New Chapter for RefuSHE

November 12, 2020
November 12, 2020|

RefuSHE is excited to announce that Geoffrey Thige, RefuSHE's Executive Director in Kenya, will become the Chief Executive Officer of RefuSHE starting January 2021! Read more Read More

Do Justly – An Honest Conversation on Nov 16th

November 4, 2020
November 4, 2020|

Join us for an honest conversation on how to think about racial, cultural, and operational dynamics when giving to non-profit organizations.

Join Grassroot Soccer at Their Virtual World AIDS Day Gala on Dec 1

October 29, 2020
October 29, 2020|

This year, on World AIDS Day, let’s Unite for Hope. Grassroot Soccer is excited to bring you their sixth annual, first virtual World AIDS Day Gala. Read More

What Will It Take for Philanthropy to Trust? by Lisa Jackson

October 14, 2020
October 14, 2020|

Right now — in a moment that none of us could have predicted, yet should not be surprised by — a lot is being asked of Read More

Mask-making Workshop with RefugeShe

October 8, 2020
October 8, 2020|

Searching for a stylish face mask to keep you safe while being fashion-forward? Join the RefuSHE Auxiliary Board for our Sunday Morning SafeTEA Workshop on November Read More

mothers2mothers’ Invites You to She’s Got the Power, Tuesday, October 1...

October 8, 2020
October 8, 2020|

Every girl should have the power to choose who she wants to be and how she wants to live their lives. Yet too many are being Read More

Girl Up Uganda Covid-19 Response: Bringing Voices Together Project

October 8, 2020
October 8, 2020|

On March 22nd, Uganda's health officials confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in Uganda. Although border regions take the brunt of COVID-19 cases in Uganda, impoverished Read More

Hear from Wendo and Dandelion Africa’s Girls for Leaders and Boys for Cha...

October 8, 2020
October 8, 2020|

Learn more at https://dandelionafrica.org/girls-for-leaders/ and https://dandelionafrica.org/boys-for-change/.

Zana Africa Offers Covid-19 Interventions for Girls: Nia at Home

October 8, 2020
October 8, 2020|

Covid-19 has continued to wreak havoc on the health, safety, and wellbeing of youth all over the world. With Kenyan schools closed until 2021, millions of Read More

Global Fund for Women Shows Us How to #GrantLikeAGirl

October 8, 2020
October 8, 2020|

We’re gearing up for International Day of the Girl on October 11—and we are thrilled to kick off the celebration by introducing you to our Adolescent Read More

Rising Together: The Girl Rising International Day of the Girl Summit 2020

October 8, 2020
October 8, 2020|

This action-packed Summit will take you across the globe, from Asia to Africa to South and North America. You'll meet inspiring leaders, passionate activists, determined young Read More

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