Category Archives : 1000.Benin

Grace Aboh (Benin)

“Our greatest assets are people and our natural resources, which need to be valued more if they are to become competitive.” A national of Benin, Madame Grace Aboh (62) has a lot of expertise in the socio-cultural reintegration of inmates of detention centers which has brought her international fame. This led to her being asked, […]


Grace Antonia D’Almeida (Benin)

Her fight against forced marriages was a project that covered several areas and especially towns of north and south Benin and the lake-bordered towns. A lawyer, Grace Antonia D’Almeida (1951–2005) was divorced and the mother of three children. She enjoyed her work and excelled at everything she did. She, indeed, was a great fighter in […]