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For Congolese Women, A Trade Is The Path To Independence


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Cal
- 642 days ago - worldcrunch.com
Thanks to their jobs, these women are on the road to self-sufficiency. They can cover basic expenses such as rent, school fees, healthcare, food ... without any help from anyone else.



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Rose NoFWDSPLZ (276)
Thursday January 17, 2013, 4:53 pm
More power to them Thanks Cal
 

Anne S. (2)
Friday January 18, 2013, 2:33 pm
"Fighting hard to break down stereotypes"!!! How incredibly brave the Congolese women are. It would not be an easy task, but finding the courage to assume the dignity they're entitled to, and proving that they are actually more capable than their menfolk, deserves our support.
 

Natalie V. (27)
Friday January 18, 2013, 3:34 pm
noted, thanks
 

Aletta Kraan (146)
Friday January 18, 2013, 7:26 pm
Wonderful , thanks !!
 

Colleen L. (2)
Friday January 18, 2013, 9:50 pm
Good for them. More power to them. Thanks Cal
 

Roger M. (0)
Friday January 18, 2013, 10:59 pm
Indeed. Thanks.
 

Ana Passos (2)
Saturday January 19, 2013, 9:41 am
thanks!
 

Michael Kirkby (85)
Saturday January 19, 2013, 1:50 pm
Noted & posted. I don't care what the lackeys say. I will keep funding microfinance and women's education and clean water programs until the desired change is affected. I will settle for nothing less.
 
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