LUCKY GIRLS SANITARY PADS HELPING 300 YOURNG GIRLS STAY AT SCHOOL DURING THIER PERIODS

The Healthy Periods Initiative Your support is enabling 15 young mothers to make sanitary pads which they supply to school going girls to help them save the embarrassment and stay at school during their menstrual periods. For the first time 300 young girls from Acet Primary school and Lapiny Loyo Primary School stayed at school through the entire term.Giving them the opportunity to concentrate and continue with their education with your support. Conducting Community dialogues involving men, parents, and young boys is changing the biases around sanitary pads discussion in Uganda, Together we are helping to push forward the gender inequalities in the educations sector by breaking the silence

Amplifying WOMEN's Voices

"At least I was able to speak out what I have been holding within me for 9 years"! To address the issues of inequality, reproductive health care, gender based Violence, HIV/ AIDS and other issues facing women in northern Uganda, we hosted our 9th annual Amplifying Women's Voices drama competition, Kikopo Pa Mon on 8th October October 2016. Women in our program created original plays highlighting their stories using music, drama, and dance and monologues under the theme: Access to Reproductive Health Care is My Right! This platform provided a stigma free environment for women to speak about topical issues that affect their lives, families and the community in which they live. The event brough

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