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  • Why This Year's Nobel Peace Prize Winners Matter for Pathways Togo

    by Nancy Cavillones

  • Director's Report from Togo

    Executive Director Danielle Naugle, with scholar

    By: Danielle Naugle, Executive Director

    "Their needs are so great, but they are such strong, intelligent, resourceful, and motivated young women that one cannot help but be in awe of all they have achieved in the face of such severe obstacles."

  • Michelle Obama Calls for Gender Equality in Africa

    On July 30, Michelle Obama, spoke to the inaugural class of young African fellows now in the U.S. for six weeks of leadership training as part of the Mandela Washington Fellowship. She called upon African leaders to change traditional attitudes and beliefs that harm girls and women. “No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contributions of half of its citizens," Mrs. Obama said.