Sep 24, 2019 Voices From the Field

A Voice, and A Choice

By Emma Beck, Associate Communications Manager, PSI “I want all Nigerian girls to have the same job opportunities as boys.” Beth...
Sep 23, 2019 Voices From the Field

Deliver on What Girls Want and Need, Today

By Emma Beck, Associate Communications Manager, PSI Peace needed birth control. But she didn’t know where to go. “I was...
Sep 23, 2019 Voices From the Field

Saturday is Girls-Only Day

By Emma Beck, Associate Communications Manager, PSI “Girls,” the 9ja Girls provider’s voice radiates with energy. “What does it...
Sep 23, 2019 Voices From the Field

At First, This Mother Was Skeptical. That’s Since Changed.

By Emma Beck, Associate Communications Manager, PSI When 9ja Girls first came to the Agbelekale Health Clinic, Mrs. Bolanle Falohun was...
Sep 23, 2019 Voices From the Field

We Must Not Overlook Adolescent Health

By Emma Beck, Associate Communications Manager, PSI “Ignorance kills,” Dr. Akintoba Adebayo Akintayo says gravely. “We cannot...
Sep 23, 2019 Voices From the Field

The girl-defined spaces breaking down taboos

By Emma Beck, Associate Communications Manager, PSI “The first time I got my period ,” Monsurat Ahmed-Ogundipe chuckles. “Well, my...
May 13, 2019 Voices From the Field - Ethiopia

Changing Ethiopia, One Couple at a Time

By Callie Elmore, MaverickNext Fellow For teenage Kamali**, what seemed like a simple decision meant big change. The 18-year-old has...
May 8, 2019 Voices From the Field - Ethiopia

They Carry This Weight Together 

By Paige Bellissimo, MaverickNext Fellow  Lugging jerry cans heavy with water is all in a day’s work for Kia, but that’s not the...
Jan 17, 2019 Voices From the Field - Ethiopia

Piloting Health System Integration in Northern Ethiopia

By: Bryan Molk, AYSRH Regional Peace Corps Volunteer, PSI/Ethiopia  In Northern...
Nov 5, 2018 Voices From the Field - Ethiopia

Designing a Reality Powered by Youth

 By Emma Beck, Associate Communications Manager, Adolescents 360 Ayana has a dream for his...