THE GIRL’S HEALTH- Gregori (Kenya)

TITLE: GIRLS’ HEALTH
PAPER TOPIC: PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS OF GIRLS’ HEALTH IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES.

NAME: MASESE OSIEMO GREGORI (Volunteer KENYA)

ABSTRACT:
This paper looks into challenges that are faced by girls that can bring about health challenges of any form. Thus physical, emotional torture, diseases and even death. The challenges covered tries to highlight the most Continue reading

Africa: Violence Against Women Is Not Acceptable and Can Be Prevented

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New York — Every year, at least two million women and girls are trafficked into prostitution, forced slavery, and servitude. Up to 60 percent of women experience some form of physical or sexual abuse during their lifetime.

On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is calling for renewed efforts to end violence against women.

Gender-based violence hurts women, their families and Continue reading

Innovating for girls’ education

Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin
More girls are in school today than ever before. However, too many girls, especially the most marginalized, have never seen the inside of a classroom, or they go to school only sporadically, never getting the opportunity to acquire the skills they need to reach their full potential. For those in school, challenges like teacher shortages abound, making learning difficult even for the most motivated student. – See more at: http://esaro.unfpa.org/public/news/pid/15316#sthash.O7QYYgEC.dpuf
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While the gender gap in primary school enrolment has narrowed, girls are Continue reading