Josephine is a girl advocate, environmental activist and communications professional from Sierra Leone. She is one of the founders of Women of Wonders SL, a young women’s club that promotes girls’ education and well-being, including that of female Ebola orphans. Josephine is committed to leaving a legacy of cultivating a community of educated girls throughout Africa.
Through the two-part conversation curated by Eyala, Josephine centres her experience of gender-based violence as a girl, and how these experiences have fuelled her resistance, which she now continues in her work.
This is a summary of the conversation.