Kakenya Ntaiya

Kakenya Ntaiya: 一個建立學校的女孩

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來自非洲馬賽族的Kakenya Ntaiya跟她的父親約定:如果要她參加傳統的女性成人禮(割禮),就要讓她繼續上學。她勇敢地要求上大學的權利,跟她村子裡的長老們共同在社區裡建立女子學校。從此以後,125個年輕女性可以接受教育,這是個改變她們命運的故事。(短片來自 TEDxMidAtlantic的演講現場)

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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.