September 10th was world Suicide Prevention Day! Research shows that the pandemic has amplified risk factors associated with suicide, such as economic loss, trauma, abuse,… Read More »I FEEL LIKE I AM JUST TAKING UP SPACE: A TAKE ON SUICIDE PREVENTION!
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Three weeks ago, I had a conversation with a friend who has been job searching for some time. My friend has experience working in the… Read More »How Mental Models Affect Systems Thinking.
“Boys and men should be trained on menstruation and given accurate information on how they can better support women and girls in order to build… Read More »Menstrual hygiene management & the role of men
The Covid-19 pandemic has disproportionately impacted women and girls around the world. It has exacerbated existing inequalities in income and health, where women generally earn… Read More »The impact of Covid 19 on women: Our Response
“The problem of Africa in general and Uganda in particular is not the people but leaders who want to overstay in power.” Yoweri Museveni. Yoweri Musevni has… Read More »THE FUTURE OF LEADERSHIP IN AFRICA: WHAT UGANDA ELECTION MEANS FOR AFRICAN YOUTH.
Jane lost her parents to HIV, unfortunately she was also born positive. She had lived with the virus for 15 years. Jane’s life starts in… Read More »International Day of the Girl: Why adolescent girls living with HIV need more support
Martin Kabugi graduated from high in 2019 with hopes of joining university in 2020 September. In January 2020, Martin was introduced to Garden of Hope… Read More »Covid-19 inspired me to tackle youth unemployment.
Kennedy is only 25 years. As a first born in a family of seven, he started working at the age of 16 years to support… Read More »Supporting youth community-based solutions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Menstruators in Kenya face various challenges, such as limited access to safe and affordable MHM products, the ability to change MHM materials and access safe… Read More »Kenya Menstrual Health and Hygiene Policy Brief
The closure of schools until January next year as a result of the effects of Covid-19 pandemic has presented parents with the challenge of finding… Read More »How two Kibera children are using comedy to pass covid-19 messages in the slum.