Before the Cameras Roll

Drawing Storyboards to Address Gendered Poverty
  • Claudia Mitchell
  • Naydene de Lange
  • Relebohile Moletsane


“Girls Can Make It” is the title of a storyboard created by a small group of adult participants during a workshop in Kigali, Rwanda, on using visual participatory methodologies in addressing gendered poverty in Rwanda. Their title is an optimistic one and is in harmony with the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The challenge, of course, is whether girls can actually “make it”, given that their voices are often left out when it comes to envisioning solutions to the obstacles that confront them.


Gender Equality Gender Inequality Comic Book Southern African Development Community Economic Empowerment 
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  • Claudia Mitchell
  • Naydene de Lange
  • Relebohile Moletsane

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