WISER Awarded Community Development Grant

This week, WISER International was awarded a GlobalGiving UK Community Development Grant, which will provide first-year scholarships for 3 WISER Girls as they begin their time in secondary school. The grant is awarded each year to grassroots organizations in Eastern and Central Africa that have demonstrated the ability to have direct impact on the ground. In order to […]

The Meaning of WISER

Sometimes when I sit down and flashback, I think… Life is so funny! My past experiences cannot be admired by any creature in the world. I used to wonder why I was created a girl in Muhuru-Bay—a place where there is gender discrimination. In a real sense, it was seen as a waste of time […]

Grand Challenges: Girls in STEM Education

In 2013, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation launched Grand Challenges, a series of annual initiatives aimed at fostering innovation in order to solve global health and development issues. These initiatives highlight and raise awareness of a clearly identified problem: encourage innovative researchers to collaborate and continue in research that has potential to help those […]