Ashoka Fellow
Burkina Faso
Fellow Since 1995
Association E.E.V.E.I.L.
This description of Saidou Ouédraogo's work was prepared when Saidou Ouédraogo was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1995.
Saidou Ouedraogo (Burkina Faso 1996) has developed an effective and original solution to encouraging the educational success of young girls in traditional rural areas of Burkina Faso. By creating village mothers groups, he is initiating the full involvement of mothers in finding solutions to the customary barriers that hinder girls in their efforts to attend and succeed in school.
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