August 21, 2019

The pursuit of gender justice starts with protecting young girls from being forced or sold into a marriage. Child marriage is a  violation of human rights. Many factors intersect to place a child at risk of marriage, including: poverty, lack of education, social norms, customary or religious beliefs that condone the practice, and an inadequate legislative framework. Often the patriarchal apparatus is ill equipped, unwilling or uninformed to enforce laws or create systems to protect young girls.

Through education, support, intervention and dialogue, VacNet a...

August 19, 2019

                                                      Prisca & her house 

We were treated with joy when we visited the home of Prisca. She has worked with VacNet and benefited from our microloan program, she said " because of you I sleep in a decent shelter ", One of my goals in life was to construct my own house which is permanent, enough for my family and decent to sleep in and you helped me achieve this I feel extremely proud...

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