From an Annual Girls Conference with Hopes and a Vision

From an Annual Girls Conference with Hopes and a Vision
Shakira Amedi (15) from Makanjira is one of the girls who participated in an Annual Girls Conference which the More than Brides (MTB) Alliance - Malawi organised on 19 December, 2017. In her remarks after the conference, Shakira said that the conference has opened up her mind and she now believes that girls can really achieve a lot in life. “The decision I have made is to be more focused and set my goals and I will also be an ambassador of girls educat...

The Positive Impact of YONECO Sports Trophy in Zomba: YONECO Raises awareness about SRHR, GBV, Child Abuse and Youth Development among the Youth through Sports

The Positive Impact of YONECO Sports Trophy in Zomba: YONECO Raises awareness about SRHR, GBV, Child Abuse and Youth Development among the Youth through Sports
“There were a lot of things which I was not aware of. I can now confidently say that I have known a lot through various activities during the trophy. That lack of awareness on such key issues is very dangerous as young people end up in tough situations due to lack of facts” – said Chimwemwe Likwemba. Chimwemwe is a 14 year-old primary school leaners at Police Primary school. He stays at Mapale Township in Zomba City. Chimwemwe is among young people wh...