• Janet Mbugua authored My First Time Stories, published in 2020. 

• It is a call to action using storytelling as a tool to advocate for Menstrual Justice, by ending stigma.

to host an Instagram live with Melinda Gates
Janet Mbugua to host an Instagram live with Melinda Gates

Inua Dada Founder, Janet Mbugua, is set to moderate an Instagram live on June 24, 2022. She will be hosting Melinda French Gates.

The live conference will have the themes of; Women, Africa, and Economic independence.

Melinda Gates is the co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, with its primary role being to work toward reducing inequity.

She is also a philanthropist, businesswoman, author, and global advocate for women and girls. Melinda is a devotee of women empowerment across the globe.

On Women’s History Month she took it on her socials to celebrate and honour three women who were breaking the bias.

Janet Mbugua
Janet Mbugua
Image: Courtesy

Ai-Jen Poo kicked it off as she termed herself as one of the most dedicated advocates for caregivers who are working to transform the care system in the US.

Kizzmekia Corbett is a virology researcher who played part in developing the Moderna COVID vaccine.

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay runs an organization (Array), which seeks to support diversity and inclusion in the film industry.

Janet Mbugua is the founder of the Inua Dada Foundation which engages communities on social Justice Issues, providing them with the tools for the agency on important issues such as; financial literacy, psychosocial support, and access to Sexual Reproductive Health information.

The mother of two has also authored My First Time Stories, published in 2020. It is a call to action using storytelling as a tool to advocate for Menstrual Justice, by ending stigma and pushing for holistic and intersectional policies that allow for greater access and information.

More to her she is a media personality and has won an award courtesy of the World Association for Sexual Health (WAS) which seek to promote sexual health throughout the world by developing and supporting sexology and sexual rights for all.

According to Melinda Gates, "When money flows into the hands of women, who have the authority to use it, everything changes for women, their families, and their communities."

WATCH: For the latest videos on entertainment stories

Check out the latest news here and you are welcome to join our super exclusive Mpasho Telegram group for all the latest and breaking news in entertainment. We would also like to hear from you, WhatsApp us on +254 736 944935.