News

If you would like to keep up with the work of Feed the Minds – from small updates, our latest news, our events and snapshots of the change we are making – you can do so here.

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May 10, 2017

A Women’s March In Sierra Leone

Our Director, Josephine Carlsson, writes: “Recently, I marched through a town supporting women’s rights. It was not one of the marches you would have seen in the news the last few months, and tiny compared to the ones that took place in London or NYC.

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Apr 15, 2017

Happy Easter from Feed the Minds

Easter is one of the most special times of the year and we hope you are all able to celebrate with friends, family and loved ones.

Girls display the reusable sanitary towels we helped them make.

Apr 6, 2017

World Health Day 2017: Literacy Saving Lives

April 7th is World Health Day. Health is something that is viewed wildly differently depending on where you’re from, your economic background, and perhaps most importantly, your education. For some people being healthy equates to following the latest fitness trends and eating habits, but there are others don’t get the opportunity to learn about basic health and sanitation, and their health is in a precarious position due to their living standards or country of birth.

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Mar 24, 2017

Mother’s Day 2017: What To Expect When You’re Expecting (In Nepal)

Happy Mother’s Day! It’s a day to treat mothers and celebrate them – and a day for us all to remember what a vital role they play in our lives, and wider society. The build up to becoming a mother can be unnerving, and for some women, very dangerous. That’s why we work in Nepal – to help expectant and new mothers who need it most. Hannah reports from her recent trip there.