Menstrual stigma and education of the girl child
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Menstrual stigma and education of the girl child

One of the greatest setbacks to the educational development of a girl child is the lack of sufficient information about her menstrual cycle. This is mainly due to the stigma attached to menstruation in our society and its effect on every aspect of life. Why Menstrual Stigma is bad for the society as a whole...

End Sexual violence against women and girls in Uganda
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End Sexual violence against women and girls in Uganda

Reports of rape and sexual violence increased among women and girls in Uganda during the COVID-19 pandemic, leading to the increase in HIV. COVID-19 restrictions caused a lapse in gender-based violence services, which were not initially prioritized as essential health services during COVID-19 lockdown. According to the report by the Centre for Disease Control and...

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