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Brighter Brains Institute provides secular humanist education in multiple African nations. We promote the ideals above from the book Global Ethics: Ten Humanist Principles, written by Canadian scholar Rodrigue Tremblay. 

Promoting science-based humanism in SubSaharan Africa provides a progressive option to the region's 920 million people - the grim alternatives are 1) traditional African 'witchcraft' with dangerous superstitions: albino-killings, child sacrifice, female genital mutilation, etc. 2) fundamentalist, homophobic, anti-birth control Christianity, 3) repressive Islam with extremist groups like Boko Haram.

  Students at Nyakiyumbu Widows Orphanage Humanist School

Students at Nyakiyumbu Widows Orphanage Humanist School

Since 2009, Boko Haram has murdered 2,300 teachers and destroyed more than 1,400 schools

We are partnered with numerous like-minded organizations, including Atheist Alliance International, Freedom From Religion Foundation, Humanists Canada, Atheist Community of San Jose, Humanist Community in Silicon Valley, Halton-Peel Humanist Community, Humanist Association of London, Ontario Humanists, International Humanist Ethical Association, HAAM (Humanists, Atheists, and Agnostics of Manitoba); Every Nigerian Do Something (ENDS); plus hundreds of individual donors.

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