Young Girls in Niger
Home Economics School
66% of the population lives on less than
$1.90 per day
In 2015, the gross national per capita for men was
$1292 vs $461 for women
Specific and Measurable Goals
Mena Mode will help
Alleviate Poverty in Niger
We have partnered with the NGO, Actions pour le Développement Intégré à la base (ADI), to seek talent. This NGO works to develop female leadership and improve the health outlook for women and infants.
This partnership will create a way for young girls to generate a stream of income for themselves and their families.
We have acquired the land for the school and store front. On the left are the initial sketches from the architect, and we are currently raising funds for the initiative to begin building May 2018.
Niger ranks nearly last on the Human Development Index due to poor scores on indicators for: health, education standard of living.
Niger also has the largest youth demographic in the world. Nestor Coffi, the former World Bank country manager for Niger, explains that investing in the youth is crucial for the prosperity and future of the country.