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Power of Sport

Mofu Kandondo

Lusaka, Zambia

Project Officer-Advocacy, National Organisation for Women in Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation

"I want to show this video to the girls I work with who are being bullied for participating in sport. I want them to know that I was one of them, that sport is not a male thing and that even though once I thought sport was only for losers, all I am today I owe it to sport."

Power of Sport

Once a critic, Mofu is now a firm believer in the transformative power of and need for sport in the lives of girls. Alongside her role as a Korfball referee, she currently works with girls and women in Zambian communities to better understand their behaviors, experiences and needs. Her life dream is to become a national Minister/Permanent Secretary of Gender.