Featured Changemaker

Crispine Ngena

Democratic Republic of the Congo

As a feminist and environmental activist in Africa, Crispine Ngena (She/Her) works with women, young girls, and indigenous communities to build egalitarian communities for a better future, challenge existing harmful cultural norms, and practices and replacing them with new ones for change. Her simple ask? Close the sustainable development gap.


In her words

Feminism means...

“Feminism for me is a movement of women and men who fight to destroy the notion of the power, which is traditionally attached to men, giving women and girls equal access to leadership.” - Crispine Ngena