Insights

Abolaji Omitogun, Atlas Corps Fellow, Making Cents International
As a young Nigerian who has lived in the United States for little over a year, I have mixed feelings of anxiety, uncertainty, worry, and hope during the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Cassandra Jessee, Director, YouthPower Learning
As I reflect on the last five years of YouthPower Learning, I think about the youth leaders and advocates like Annet Birungi, co-founder of Safeplan Uganda and a YouthPower Learning grantee.
Hillary Proctor, Director, Technical Services
Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony, Rosa Parks, Amelia Earhart, Ruth Bader Ginsburg…These are just a few of the names that come to mind when young women in the United States think about strong role models on International Women’s Day.