On November 24-25, the African Union Commission, African First Ladies, CSOs, traditional leaders and multilateral partners convened in Accra, Ghana, for the second African Girls Summit to finish son or daughter Marriage and Other Harmful Cultural methods Against Girls underneath the theme “Enough with all the Silence”. The big event ended up being preceded with a youth summit collecting a huge selection of youth from throughout the continent.
The report “Educating Girls and Ending Child wedding: A Priority for Africa” posted by the entire world Bank in accordance with funding from GPE, ended up being presented during the Summit, stimulating debate in the motorists and impact of girls marrying early together with part of education.
The FAWE coalition and youth delegates earnestly involved with the thematic conversations and shared their experiences on accessing youth-friendly health that is reproductive, the part of young adults in closing kid wedding and including girls as decision-makers in conditions that affect them. Continue reading “GPE and FAWE brought a training viewpoint to your campaign and renewed focus that is strategic.”