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Inspiring a Generation

V4C’s mission was to inspire a generation of new voices to speak up and speak out, empowering young women to achieve their real potential. Conceived as the pilot stage of a twenty-year vision to address structural barriers to gender equality,[...]

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V4C Resources

Sharing the V4C legacy

V4C has been piloting several approaches to tackle the social norms underpinning gender inequality that are challenging some of the conventional ways of delivering gender-based development. Much of our work has been experimental, using a range of interventions adopted from[...]

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V4C Human Interest Stories

Young women and girls maintain their dignity in Sumaila, Kano State

Menstruation is experienced by females the world over, yet for many young women their monthly cycle is an unwelcome addition to the gender disparities they face. In communities across Nigeria, women use anything from old clothes to toilet paper to[...]

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Muhammad’s hidden treasures

While food plays a very important role for all ethnic groups in Nigeria, the division of labour concerning the preparation of a meal is deeply divided along gender lines. For Muhhamed Shamsuddeen Alkassim, the idea of making a livelihood from[...]

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Nothing can stop me now

  Ismailia Oluwayemisi Grace never imagined she would emerge as the first ever female President of the Estate Management and Valuation Department in the history of Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu Campus. But she was determined to challenge the students and[...]

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