Global Activist, Amy Maglio, was living in Senegal and decided she must do something to help more girls get into school and stay there. She created the Women's Global Education Project (WGEP) to support girls’ education in Senegal and Kenya. Maglio will update us on what WGEP has been doing lately to help girls in those countries escape extreme poverty, through education.
President Obama is in Kenya today. This is the first timein his father’s home country since he was elected president. There was discussion of making the visit a national holiday. We’ll talk with Phylis Nasubo Magina who is in Funyula. She’s with The ABCs of Sex Education. Ken Opalo, an assistant professor at Georgetown University, also joins us to discuss Obama’s visit. He’s originally from Kenya.