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However Long the Night

Molly Melching's Journey To Help Millions Of African Women And Girls Triumph

By Aimee Molloy

In However Long the Night, Aimee Molloy tells the unlikely and inspiring story of Molly Melching, an American woman whose experience as an exchange student in Senegal led her to found Tostan and dedicate almost four decades of her life to the girls and women of Africa.

This moving biography details Melching's beginnings at the University of Dakar and follows her journey of 40 years in Africa, where she became a social entrepreneur and one of humanity's strongest voices for the rights of girls and women.

Inspirational and beautifully written, However Long the Night: Molly Melching's Journey to Help Millions of African Women and Girls Triumph is a passionate entreaty for all global citizens. This book is published in partnership with the Skoll Foundation, dedicated to accelerating innovations from organizations like Tostan that address the world's most pressing problems.


Format: Book
Author: Molloy, Aimee
Summary: "In However Long the Night, Aimee Molloy tells the unlikely and inspiring story of Molly Melching, an American woman whose experience as an exchange student in Senegal led her to found Tostan and dedicate almost four decades of her life to the girls and women of Africa" -- from publisher's web site.
Title: However long the night: Molly Melching's journey to help millions of African women and girls triumph / Aimee Molloy.
Publisher Date: San Francisco : HarperOne, 2013.
Subject: Melching, Molly. Tostan (Organization : Senegal) Female circumcision -- Africa -- Prevention. Human rights -- Africa Human rights workers -- Africa. Non-governmental organizations -- Africa. Community education -- Africa.
Isbn: 9780062132765 0062132768
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 2
System Items Total: 3
Call Number: 392.1096 Mol
Oclc: 795757190
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Bib Id: 425690

Format: Book
Author: Molloy, Aimee
Summary: "In However Long the Night, Aimee Molloy tells the unlikely and inspiring story of Molly Melching, an American woman whose experience as an exchange student in Senegal led her to found Tostan and dedicate almost four decades of her life to the girls and women of Africa" -- from publisher's web site.
Title: However long the night: Molly Melching's journey to help millions of African women and girls triumph / Aimee Molloy.
Edition: FIRST EDITION.
Publisher, Date: San Francisco : HarperOne, 2013.
Description: xv, 252 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Subjects: Melching, Molly.
Subjects: Tostan (Organization : Senegal)
Subjects: Female circumcision -- Africa -- Prevention.
Subjects: Human rights -- Africa
Subjects: Human rights workers -- Africa.
Subjects: Non-governmental organizations -- Africa.
Subjects: Community education -- Africa.
LCCN: 2012048654
ISBN: 9780062132765
ISBN: 0062132768
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 3
Call Number: 392.1096 Mol