“I want to be my daughter’s inspiration, and Kamalini has given me that opportunity to set a better example for her.”
"Yarani has helped me to help others. I know that in the future, I too will be able to provide help to others."
"At Yarani, we are taught well and supervised. They push us to advance ourselves. In the future, I see myself becoming an independent woman able to help and support my family. I would love to work in the biggest hotel in the world!"
"Women have the power to move forward and achieve better things. I never imaged I could, but it is possible!”
“I watched many girls of my age going to and from school and kept dreaming of the day I would go back to school.”
Liliane came from Lumbumbashi to study at ISSI, having made a tough decision to leave loved ones behind in her hometown. Despite this and the added hardship of struggling to fit in when she first arrived, Liliane is determined to succeed.
Monique came from a difficult past, depending on someone who let her down numerously, she did not believe things would work out for her the way they have.
Vicky is currently studying in her second year at ISSI. Whilst she has found the process of getting her academics a little challenging, she also feels proud to be training at ISSI.
Coming from a large family with nine siblings, Vicky wasn’t sure what her future path looked like as she simply did not have the means to continue with her studies.