Kakenya Ntaiya

Kakenya Ntaiya: 一位要求学校教育的女孩

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Kakenya Ntaiya 跟她父亲协商好:如果他答应让她去上高中,她将接受传统马赛的女性成年割礼。Ntaiya讲述了她毫无畏惧地上大学,回到村里跟长者们一起为她的社区建造一所女子学校。这是一个改变了125名年轻妇女命运的教育旅程。(拍摄于TEDxMidAtlantic.)

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Kakenya Ntaiya · Educator and activist

Kakenya Ntaiya refused to accept the continued oppression of women in her Maasai village — so she built a school that's shifting gender expectations in her community.

Kakenya Ntaiya refused to accept the continued oppression of women in her Maasai village — so she built a school that's shifting gender expectations in her community.