Apr 18, 2013
So far So good. The International Youth Speak Out(IYSO) advocacy training was a BLAST!!! Getting to know more about how I can use the new media to make a change and pass on knowledgeable, reasonable, information, and ideas by Kikelomo Taiwo (Kiki). It was very inspiring to hear from her and she did change my perspective towards how to maximize new media.
I also got a clearer understanding about Advocacy. For example, I learned that, “Advocacy is an ongoing process aimed at attitudinal change, actions,policies, and laws by influencing …
Mar 14, 2013
Am a teen, so what,
Truth is, am happy am a teen,
But even at that,
Some say I am beautiful (I agree)
They say am smart (well that’s me)
Others say am intelligent (got that from my dad)
They say am gorgeous (you need to see my mum)
Others say am the future that I have the world to save (what an enormous responsibility)
Well the good thing is am a teen and I’m not kidding around.
I need an answer. Why should I be given the role …
Mar 8, 2013
Last week my friend told about the changes she noticed in her body her mum wouldn’t tell her why she had those little changes she came over to my house and I told her to go to a youth friendly service center but she bluntly refused I was so shocked and asked her why, she told me that the service providers are not friendly people and that after the first time she went there she swore she won’t go there anymore.
Common guys our youth friendly services shouldn’t …
Mar 8, 2013
Gender base violence doesn’t exist?
Women cannot achieve gender equality and sexual and reproductive health without the cooperation and participation of men. It is men who usually decide on the number and variety of sexual relationships, timing and frequency of sexual activity and use of contraceptives, sometimes through coercion or violence. The ‘feminization’ of the AIDS pandemic is a sad reminder that in many places women do not have the power to protect their own health. Why should they be controlled by the opposite sex? Whoever said …
Nov 6, 2012
You hurriedly clicked to find out what this topic was talking about right? Lol
Before you close page, WAIT!!!!!
If you are between the ages of 15 – 35, I’m here to talk about your health. It won’t hurt to scroll down and find out what you may never know is silently killing you as a young person.
Knowledge is power. This article might save your life.
How healthy are you? Do you have a healthy diet? Do you exercise regularly? Do you drink at least 8 glasses of …
Oct 10, 2012
Nillima was only thirteen years old when she started menstruating. Her father then couldn’t cope with the fact that she was fast growing and needed to spend more money to keep up with her needs as an adolescent. It came to the thought of Nillima’s father that giving her away would reduce the financial burden and also bring in some money for him. Abu, Nillima’s to be husband was a herdsman and had more money to take care of her, he thought. On this faithful day Nillima sat in …
Oct 8, 2012
contraceptives are deliberate ways of preventing pregnancies with the use of condoms,birth control pills,vaginal ring etc.
in most countries these tools are not available for usage which results to improper family planing especially when they are not financialy stable .…