Too often, change is something difficult to determine and measure, especially if it is change that is internally developed within the women we work with. Such change is usually unseen and would require very close and direct regular engagements before it is even noticeable. There are many who still do not understand how painstakingly slow the process of empowerment is. We thought it best to hear directly from the women who have participated in our programme activities, and so we asked them how the work of EMPOWER has changed their lives. Here are their stories.