EfG’s ED Wins Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Award

On 4th March 2014, Mrs. Jane Magigita- Milyango of Equality for Growth (EfG) was conferred with the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Drum Major for Justice Award at the Embassy of USA, Dar es Salaam. The award was given in recognition of her efforts in advocating women’s legal rights. The US Embassy Charge D’ Affaires, Ms Virginia Blaser commended Jane for her work and said, “Thanks to her that these women and their children refused to accept the injustice of gender violence. And, like people who marched with Dr King these women have been empowered to demand their legal rights as citizens of this great nation”. Read more