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Unleash Community Potential Globally in 2017

13 Years on a Path Towards Well-Being

Nurturing the Next Generation

Tostan DC office has moved – and other news!

Celebrating Allies Young and Old in the Movement to End Harmful Practices

The Evolution of Leadership

One Day Left: Help Youth Pave the Way in West Africa

Women of West Africa: Finding the Courage to Lead

We are officially playing TAG – and You’re It!

Breakthrough Generation: Abandoning Harmful Practices

Breakthrough Generation Film on Ending Child Marriage

Are You Ready to Meet the Breakthrough Generation?

Sharing What We Know

Celebrating International Women’s Day, Higher Education and More!

17 Years Later: Grassroots Movement to End FGC Continues to Grow

Taking Action to Address Health, Happiness and Human Rights

Communities Take a Stand for Human Rights

Discovering the Prerequisites for Peace

Communities Maintaining Momentum: Life After the Community Empowerment Program

Promoting human security and democracy: Communities pave a new path

Planting trees and passing out fruit: Communities prioritize environmental sustainability

August 2014

Disputes between farmers and herders: Communities resolve problems through dialogue

Collaborative community engagement in integrated development

When the rhythm changes, so must the dance

May 2014

Empowered religious leaders support youth development

Engaging religious leaders in child protection

March 2014

New partnership between Tostan, AMREF, and Handicap International

A lesson in brain development at the fish market

2013 – A year of community-led success!

Over 500 Senegalese communities declare abandonment of harmful practices

Advocating for a comprehensive approach to girls’ education

Tostan partner communities achieve MDG success!

September 2013

New Training Center, Innovative Technology and a Fitness Club!

Tostan in July: From Solar Power to Child Protection

Music, Mobile Phones, and Human Rights

Four Weeks, Four Countries, Four Public Declarations

Did you Miss us Last Night on PBS NewsHour?

April 2013

Tostan launches new brand and website

March 2013

Tostan launches new module to support early childhood development

340 communities hold key to national abandonment of FGC in Senegal

427 communities abandon FGC and child/forced marriage at Senegal’s first regional public declaration

First ever public declarations for the promotion of human rights in Guinea-Bissau

Gambian youth share with their peers and communities the importance of respecting human rights‏

October 2012

Empowering communities to amplify the voices of girls

Our pledge to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment

Supporting women’s health with education and human rights

Honoring Maimouna Traore: A Pioneer in the Movement to End Female Genital Cutting

Achieving Sustainability Through Tostan’s Empowered Communities Network

[VIDEO] Building peace through collaboration in West Africa – new Tostan Peace and Security Project launche

April 2012

How Tostan is Harnessing Innovation in African Communities + Updates from 2012 Skoll Wolrd Forum

The Story of Empowerment That Inspires Me Most +Tostan Updates from Africa & US

[Video] Sec. Hillary Clinton and ABC News Vocalize Support fo Tostan’s FGC Abandonment Work

What is in store for 2012? Community leaders taking action, an award-winning film release, plus other Tostan News

Promoting Children’s Rights in Africa This Holiday Season Plus Other Tostan News

November Newsletter: Gambian Youth Leading the Movement for Change Plus New Tostan Updates

October 2011

October Newsletter: Using Dialogue to Improve Maternal Health plus updates from our international offices

September Newsletter: Collaboration in Action—Stories from the Annual Leadership Retreat in Senegal and Updates from the Field

July 2011

587 New Communities Declare Abandonment! Plus Updates from National Geographic and Financial Times

“The Unlikely Solar Engineer,” Plus Other Exciting Tostan News

Teens Join the Movement for Positive Social Change Plus More News

Tostan Celebrates International Women’s Day at Dakar Women’s Prison, Plus News from Our Offices

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