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MamAfrica: Building a better life for women in the Congo

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I recently chatted with Ashley Nemiro, cofounder of MamAfrica, a social enterprise based in the Congo. MamAfrica provides educational and health programs and economic opportunity for women who have been displaced by a civil war that spanned two decades and killed more than 5 million people.

Ashley first visited Africa in 2009 while volunteering at a health clinic in Ghana and has been going back ever since.

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