women's rights

“Our Community Has Our Voice”: Increasing community participation in Brazil

United Purpose’s (UP) programme in Brazil is campaigning to raise awareness of the power of participation in community organisations. Now in its second year, we’re featuring some of the incredible community group members participating in the campaign to find out how collective action has changed their lives.

Go Sisters - using sport to promote gender equality in Zambia

United Purpose is supporting a local partner organisation, EduSport, to deliver the exciting ‘Go Sisters!’ project, which works across five provinces in Zambia. It uses community-based netball and football leagues to run leadership development opportunities for marginalised girls, helping them to grow in confidence, develop life skills, improve their literacy and access vocational and entrepreneurial training.