Women Rising Radio 5: International Changemakers – Grassroots Activists

Women are gaining influence as leaders throughout the world, fighting for peace, justice, the environment and civil society. In this program we profile three courageous change makers: Shereen Essof is an advocate for democracy and land rights for women in Zimbabwe. Sahar Saba is a leader in RAWA, the underground resistance organization struggling for women’s rights and democracy in Afghanistan, and Wendy Pekeur represents farmworkers in South Africa.

This Women’s Desk program is a special collaboration with the Women Rising Radio Project, Lynn Feinerman and Crown Sephira Productions.


Shereen Essof, activist for women’s rights in Zimbabwe and South Africa; Sahar Saba, Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan (RAWA); Wendy Pekeur, Sikhula Sonke and the Women On Farms Project in South Africa.

Producer/Writer: Lynn Feinerman
Host: Sandina Robbins

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