Stories: Kayayo: Making the Most of Poverty: kayayo_new-13

Fatima stands on the backs of other girls at a beach in Accra. A Muslim girl from the Northern Region, she had never seen the ocean before coming to Accra a few months prior. {quote}I like swimming,{quote} she says, {quote}but I don't like how boys and girls swim together here.{quote}

Fatima stands on the backs of other girls at a beach in Accra. A Muslim girl from the Northern Region, she had never seen the ocean before coming to Accra a few months prior. "I like swimming," she says, "but I don't like how boys and girls swim together here."