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Tuesday 3 March 2020

FROM A TRADITIONAL BIRTH ATTENDANT TO A HEALTH PROMOTER: GUZGUZ’S STORY

FROM A TRADITIONAL BIRTH ATTENDANT TO A HEALTH PROMOTER: GUZGUZ’S STORY

 Guzguz, 52, a health promoter sitting outside her house in Ethiopia

Guzguz, 52, is a mother of three children. She lives in Agri - a rural village in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. 

Tuesday 25 February 2020

I WILL NOT CUT MY YOUNG DAUGHTERS: KEDIJA’S STORY

I WILL NOT CUT MY YOUNG DAUGHTERS: KEDIJA’S STORY

 

A mother of four, 38 –year- old Kedija, lives in Idora, a small remote rural village in Erer district of

Ethiopia’s Somali region. Close to 5,000 people live in Kedija’s village, earning a living mainly through livestock rearing.

Monday 24 February 2020

FIGHTING FGM THROUGH SCHOOL CLUBS: SUMEYA’S STORY

 

IGHTING FGM THROUGH SCHOOL CLUBS: SUMEYA’S ST

12-year-old Sumeya Hassen is a fifth grade student at Harmukale full cycle primary and Junior high

Tuesday 18 February 2020

Breaking Taboos around Reproductive Health: Bearly’s story

Bearly, 16, is a grade eight student at Dhaytuli Full Cycle Primary School in Dollo Ado district of the Somali region. A second born to her parents having six children, Bearly is among the top performing students at her school and a very active member of the Girls Club established and supported by Save the Children’s NORAD funded education project.

Tuesday 18 February 2020

State Minister and Education Cannot Wait Director Visit Damaged Schools; launch A multi-Year Resilience Education Program

 

 

On February 13, 2020, Her Excellency Tsion Teklu, State minister of Education and Yasmin Sherif, Director of Education Can’t Wait visited schools damaged by recent ethnic conflicts in Somali and Oromia regions.  

 

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