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Heidi Ayuma Oyugi is a protection, safeguarding and education expert. She has a wealth of experience in issues surrounding child protection, health, disability-inclusive development and livelihoods in humanitarian and development settings. The 37-year-old has worked in various humanitarian settings with ...
World Literacy Day is marked on the 8th of September. It is a time of reflection on the importance of literacy as a key component in dignity and human rights. It is a day where we are all urged to ...
“Access to sexual reproductive health is not just a right but a necessity for Universal Health Coverage (UHC) programs to succeed, especially for the growing number of girls reaching the reproductive age across the continent. There is particularly an urgent ...
The practice of marrying off girls at a young age is a practice that is common in many traditional African communities. Yet, child marriage has immense negative effects on the health of girls. Child marriage promotes gender inequality as once ...
23-year-old Ambrose Akanyihayo is a university student and the Youth Action Movement (YAM) Chairperson in our Member Association in Uganda. YAM is the youth arm of IPPF Africa Region’s volunteer body based within the Member Associations (MAs). In this article ...
IPPF’s Member Association (MA) in Burundi - Association Burundaise pour le Bien-Etre Familial (ABUBEF) complements the government’s efforts in meeting the health needs of the population. This it does through implementation of various programs and projects whose focus is largely ...
Son nom Kodjovi KPOMEGBE, Prêtre vodou dans le canton d’Attitogon dans la préfecture du Bas-Mono dans le sud du Togo, marié à trois (03) femmes et père de dix (10) enfants. Jusque-là rien d’exceptionnel pour cet homme de 43 ans ...
Adeline Melom is a 20-year-old Youth Action Movement (YAM) member from Chad, in Central Africa. Adeline is attending activities around the 28th AU Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The theme of the Summit is: Investing in Youth in Order to ...
Michelle Grace Phiri is a 19-year-old university student from Malawi. She is also an active member of the Youth Action Movement (YAM) in her country, and advocate against Child Early and Forced Marriage (CEFM). IPPF Africa Region, which prioritizes youth ...