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Emanuela Zuccalà

Emanuela Zuccalà

    This is what it’s like to give birth in the world’s most dangerous country for moms
    This is what it’s like to give birth in the world’s most dangerous country for moms
    It’s 8am and already the air hanging over Bonthe Island off Sierra Leone’s southern coast is humid and sticky. Wearing jeans and rubber...
    ​Women of the Maasai fight back for their daughters
    ​Women of the Maasai fight back for their daughters
    "The Maasai society denies girls an education; they prefer to send male children to school …"
    ​Uncut, unwed and cast out, but a better life awaited
    ​Uncut, unwed and cast out, but a better life awaited
    Janet has hard, suspicious eyes that suddenly break into soft...
    Female genital mutilation: Hope blooms in Somaliland
    Female genital mutilation: Hope blooms in Somaliland
    On my wedding night, it felt like having a flame on...