National Women’s council, as part of the Women’s Day celebrations took time off to donate sanitary pads to different schools in Mbale.

“Girls need to be prepared for the adolescent transition, they need to receive guidance. They need information about their body changes and how to react to them. The boys need the same type of education. That’s why this outreach involves both girls and boys, because the information about Sexual Reproductive Health is far flung from both sexes, thus the alarming levels of school drop outs that are caused by pregnancy in this (Eastern) region,” ~ Hajjati Farida Kibowa

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