Meet POWER Africa

POWER Africa works with men, women, and adolescent girls across Burundi, Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, and Rwanda. Through their VSLA membership, participants are able to start their own businesses and develop sustainable mechanisms of income generation to support themselves and their families. Their stories are best told by VSLA members and their families, so meet POWER Africa...

Rehana Ibro 

West Hararghe

38 years old

6 children

VSLA member since 2014

Léontine Gnomblei

Abidjan

37 years old

6 children

VSLA member since 2014

Assoumou Koudiai

Abidjan

75 years old

7 children

VSLA spouse since 2014

Aline Nduwayezu

Gitega

21 years old

1 child

VSLA member since 2014

Frediane Ndayishimiye

Gitega

16 years old

1 child

VSLA member since 2014