1. Relationships
    Let’s Celebrate Life

    Getting married is still more respected than any other professional, academic or entrepreneurial achievement for women. For the record, I…

  2. Relationships
    Sugar Daddies are Definitely NOT Sweet

    In Lesotho, sugar daddies are called ‘blessers’, and they initiate relationships by buying girls presents. These relationships are dangerous and…

  3. Relationships
    How to be Alone

    Nineteen long months ago, my ex-boyfriend was found unresponsive in his room, overdosed on opiates, a week before he turned twenty-six.…

  4. Relationships
    Sisterhood Unfulfilled: Liberated from Grief

    This is the final blog post of a three part series written by Abby Tseggai. Moments before Fana landed at JFK airport,…

  5. Relationships
    WhatsApp as a Medium to Inform Audiences of Love Matters in India

    Rise Up is pleased to launch our Impact Blog Series for the Women Deliver conference in Copenhagen, Denmark. This series…

  6. Relationships
    LULU: RATING HIM A 6 WON’T MAKE YOU A 10

    It didn’t take time for it to make news in the men’s locker rooms after a group of sweaty, tired…