Nakinti Nofuru, our project director in Cameroon, was chosen by the U.S. Embassy to represent Cameroon at a “Women in Leadership” exchange program. She spent ten days in Washington D.C. and Atlanta, Georgia where she met influential American women to discuss advocacy strategies focused on empowering women; explored initiatives aimed at increasing women’s participation in political, business and civic decision-making processes; and shared best practices in areas such as management and civil society engagement. She heads back to Cameroon “with a million memories and two million ideas to change the world.