Category Archives: Gender Equality

Bruktawit Tigabu instructing girls how to use a camera for Ethiopia's part in the Girls' Education Challenge

Involve Me; Watch Me Sneak Peak

Here’s an Involve Me; Watch Me Sneak Peak, our upcoming series to be released for the United Kingdom’s Girls’ Education Challenge (GEC).  Working with Link Community Development Ethiopia (LCDE), Whiz Kids has devised a multimedia platform which allows young people to create film about the challenges they face and introduce them to a role model who

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Days for Girls representative, founder of Whiz Kids Workshop, and Youth Champion Tinbit Daniel holding the reusable feminine sanitary products

Congratulations to Youth Champion Tinbit Daniel

  Our very own Tinbit Daniel (pictured on the left) was selected by the Public Health Institute as one of eighteen Youth Champions. The award recognizes young leaders of sexual and reproductive health.  She travels to California in December for a weeklong incubator featuring leadership training, mentorship, and possible project funding.  For more information on

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A representative from Days for Girls meeting with Whiz Kids Workshop to discuss a partnership with WKW in Ethiopia (Africa)

Days for Girls Partnership in Ethiopia

We are excited to announce a new project launch.  Two weeks ago representatives from Days for Girls International met with Whiz Kids Workshop.  Days for Girls’ mission is to reclaim the days girls lose from menstruation using reusable feminine hygiene products.  The kit (pictured below) is an affordable, sustainable alternative to expensive disposable products or

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Bruktawit Tigabu instructing girls how to use a camera for Ethiopia's part in the Girls' Education Challenge

Girls’ Education Challenge – Ethiopia

Involve Me Whiz Kids is participating in the United Kingdom’s Girls’ Education Challenge (GEC).  Working with Link Community Development Ethiopia (LCDE), Whiz Kids has devised an innovative approach called “Involve Me; Watch Me” to help girls stay in school and finish their primary education. “Involve Me; Watch Me” is a multimedia platform which allows young

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New Season Educates Mind and Body

After a -productive brainstorming session, we are eager and happy to announce that the next season of Tsehai Loves Learning will focus on basic health awareness. This seasons three central objectives are to improve: Knowledge and attitudes of children on safety, nutrition, hygiene and communicable disease Knowledge and attitudes of families on safety, nutrition, hygiene

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