DEMYSTIFYING THE MYTH AROUND MENSTRUATION

Bright Hwande Myth is a traditional story that has historical origins imbedded in our culture and religion which tries to explain a phenomenon. Cultures and religion around the world still vilify menstruation, and consider period blood “dirty” and “impure,” and menstruation itself as a taboo topic. Menstruation is the natural part of the reproductive cycle …

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Programmes Intern We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic young person to join our Programmes team as a student intern. General Description of the Role The student intern will report to the Project Manager, providing support to the Programmes team. The intern will also be responsible for the development of concept notes, proposals, reports and …

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PRESS RELEASE- INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL CHILD 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE To end child marriage, invest in a skilled ‘GirlForce’ says Regional Network of The Children and Young People Trust on International Day of the Girl 11 October, 2018Harare – As the world celebrates International Day of the Girl on 11 October, RNCYPT is calling for greater investments to improve girls’ education, skills, …

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Missed Opportunities: The High Cost of Not Educating Girls

Globally 89% of girls complete primary education, but only 77% complete lower secondary education, which in most countries is 9 years of schooling. In low income countries, the numbers drop to below 2/3 for primary education, and only 1/3 for lower secondary school. The report says that limited educational opportunities for girls and barriers to …

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