Child marriage is a form of gender-based violence and a violation of Human rights yet globally 12 million girls are married off before the age of 18 years, meaning 23 girls are married off every minute and nearly 1 in 2 seconds.
Education is not only a fundamental Human right but also a potent tool in the fight against Child marriage. Through scholarships and providing scholastic materials , we support education of less privileged girls
Thousands of girls in the rural areas of Kayunga district have little or incomplete knowledge and are not prepared and aware of menstruation, lack access to sanitary pads or unable to afford them.
Uganda as a country faces a number of socio-cultural and economic challenges that limit vulnerable groups especially women in economic decisions that affect them. Women make up more than half of Uganda’s population