Joyce Banda – When I gave birth to…

When I gave birth to my fourth child, I suffered from post partum hemorrhaging. I…


“When I gave birth to my fourth child, I suffered from post partum hemorrhaging. I almost lost my life. I was lucky to be under the care of trained health care personnel. I started wondering then what was happening to women in rural villages.”
-Joyce Banda

Joyce Banda – I got married at 22…

I got married at 22 and remained in an abusive marriage for 10 years. I…


“I got married at 22 and remained in an abusive marriage for 10 years. I made up my mind that that was never going to happen to me again. I made a brave step to walk out in a society when you didn’t walk out of an abusive marriage. It was mental and physical abuse.”
-Joyce Banda