Girl Child Network Worldwide

Girl Child Network Worldwide (GCNW) emerged out of multiple personal experiences, collectively representing a proven track record that is acknowledged around the world, making it possible to move seamlessly from the African village to the global village. The Girl Child Empowerment Model (GCEM) was started in Zimbabwe in 1998 in a classroom in a poor high density suburb by Betty Makoni and her students. It has grown from being a discussion during class to global action and is now being replicated in other parts of Africa and all over the world. Abuse of young girls recognizes no borders, cultures, creed or color. It is all around us, representing massive loss of human potential as well as a...

Girls clubs in Zimbabwe

Girls clubs in Zimbabwe
Photo from Progress Report 'Girls Child Networks in Africa' (view small | med | large | orig)

Girls Empowerment Event

Girls Empowerment Event
Photo from Progress Report 'Girls Empowerment Event in Zimbabwe to mobilize girls' (view small | med | large | orig)

Healing-youngest rape survivor -3 years old

Healing-youngest rape survivor -3 years old
Photo from Progress Report 'Girls Empowerment Villages give hope to rape survivors' (view small | med | large | orig)

Art as therapy by rape survivors

Art as therapy by rape survivors
Photo from Progress Report 'Girls Empowerment Villages give hope to rape survivors' (view small | med | large | orig)

Girls Empowerment Village hostels

Girls Empowerment Village hostels
Photo from Progress Report 'Girls Empowerment Villages give hope to rape survivors' (view small | med | large | orig)