Seeing is believing!

Development agencies have found two predictable indicators for longevity among women in developing countries: accessible clean water and literacy skills. Another well-known fact is that in some societies, discrimination exists in educational opportunities based on a gender bias.The consequences become evident in the numbers. For example, in one African country alone the literacy rate among […]

March 4th, 2013|Life Stories, Women|

Women on the run!

Women studying the Bible and MP3 Bibles in their mother tongue while they are learning how to read and write in the process.YES … Mozambican women are on the run!  Well … not literally, I think.  I always thought I should have been a journalist.  I love newspaper headings!  If nothing else, I could at least be […]

November 17th, 2012|Bibles, Life Stories, MP3 Bibles, Women, Womens Ministry|

Woman in Northern Mozambique – a tough specie!

As I come closer to climb a hill with my Nissan my co-passengers anxiously ask me if I think it’s wise to climb the steep embankment  to the church.  “No problem”, I replied putting my small faith into action.  We did climb the steep hill successfully but not without a lot of dust and burning rubber. […]

June 25th, 2012|Women, Womens Ministry|

Transforming women in Mozambique

Thanks to the endeavours made by the government of Mozambique, the country is witnessing significant progress in gender equality.   Although women make up more than 53 % of the Mozambican population many people in the society still refuses to acknowledge women as creators of wealth and as the guarantors of economic and social well […]

November 23rd, 2011|Women|