Forbes: Q&A With Tostan Founder Molly Melching

Monday, August 19, 2013: In an interview with Forbes, Molly Melching, Founder of Aid for Africa member Tostan, discusses her organization’s success promoting human rights and the well-being of communities throughout Senegal. According to Melching, much of their success in helping communities reject female genital cutting and promoting health, economic growth, and education can be attributed to providing them with good information in their own language rather than telling them what to do. By giving them the opportunity to discuss their own future, Tostan is helping create systemic change on a much wider scale. Read the article