All over the world people came out to celebrate Menstrual Hygiene Day this time PYWV focusing on the girls in our community who are mostly forgotten, the refugee girls. Coming together to speak on menstruation and creating awareness on this ensures that we are having conversations that are meaningful and eliminating period shaming. The myths … Continue reading Menstrual Hygiene Day – Celebrating with Refugee Girls
Last week saw us joining other four organisations for a feedback meeting on capacity assessment conducted by EGPAF. Towards the end of last year with the support of ViiV we have in partnership with EGPAF for our capacity building. It was intense five day meeting and we wait for what the future holds in strength as we … Continue reading The Future is Bright!
On 15th of April, we joined millions of people all over the world to mark the Good Deeds Day our usual style. If you have not heard about this phenomenal day just know it is a day where the whole world comes together to do something great that would bring a smile to someone. You … Continue reading Good Deeds Day!
The beginning of this year we partnered with CYSRA Uganda for a project to mentor upcoming young leaders in the HIV response together with other six organisations in six different countries. We had Rwanda, Uganda, Swaziland, Malawi, Tanzania, Burundi and us as Kenya focal organisation. This project is as response to the political declaration in 2016 of … Continue reading Mentor A Young Leader Project in East and Southern Africa – ESA Region- The Kenyan Story.
There has never been an end to knowledge and with the support of AYARHEP we were able to have 30 girls trained on Sexual and Gender Based Violence towards our upcoming march during the 16 days of activism. Together with SRHR information, our girls feel equipped to handle the new arising issues in our community that at … Continue reading Sexual and Gender Based Violence, SRHR and PMTCT Training.
Since we began this journey together last year on the International Day of the girl child, we have done nothing short of great work. We have seen you dip deep into your pockets and brought a smile to a girl's face. Using the mobile money fundraising platform Mchanga, we have raised enough money to have … Continue reading Adopt A Girl’s Month – Menstrual Hygiene and Management Project.
It has been said before that the fight against gender based violence should be a daily affair not a time thing during the 16 days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence. But in spirit of the fight worldwide, young women and men came together to show their disgust in what has been normalized in our … Continue reading 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence 2017 – “Kombi ni Rape”
Young women getting leadership role in Kenya Global Fund spaces.
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