Emma Saloranta

Emma is an advocate and a feminist who is passionate about using creative and innovative approaches to expanding women's and girls' opportunity to live the kind of lives the choose. A native of Finland, Emma has worked in the U.S., Kenya, India and Brazil, and currently lives in Tanzania with her husband and toddler son. Follow @Emmasalor on Twitter and Emma.saloranta on Instagram.

  1. Breastfeeding
    It Takes Team Work

    The theme for the 2017 World Breastfeeding Week, “Sustaining Breastfeeding Together”, says it all: breastfeeding is a joint effort, involving…

  2. Politics
    Stories of Power: Women in Politics

    Recently, there has been a growing focus on the importance of reliable, accurate gender data on the situation of women…

  3. Politics
    In Solidarity with Syria: The Power of Global Action

    The conflict in Syria has continued for five years. Nearly 300,000 people have lost their lives, millions have had to…

  4. Health
    The Cycle of Life: Meaning of Menstruation for the Future of Girls

    This post was originally published on Huffington Post. My periods started when I was around 12. It felt messy, dirty,…