Teen Girls Health & Empowerment in Uganda

by The Shanti Uganda Society

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Teen Girls Health & Empowerment in Uganda

Teen Girls Health & Empowerment in Uganda
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Women Are Heroes

Women Are Heroes
T-shirt made by a workshop participant (view small | med | large | orig)

New lesson giggle

New lesson giggle
Participants enjoy learning about some of the reproductive health aspects in a supportive environment (view small | med | large | orig)

Health Education

Health Education
Young girls participate in a workshop with facilitator, Yvonne (view small | med | large | orig)

Taking a break

Taking a break
Emma, Shanti Uganda's onsite lab technician entertains the girls during a break (view small | med | large | orig)

Girls being girls

Girls being girls
Recent graduates enjoy time playing onsite at the Birth House in a safe, supportive environment (view small | med | large | orig)

Peer Learning

Peer Learning
Working as a group, peer learning and team building are all a part of each workshop (view small | med | large | orig)

Pad making

Pad making
Each girl learns how to make her own reusable menstrual pad and leaves with her own pad and the skills to make additional pads for herself and her friends (view small | med | large | orig)

Early morning yoga session

Early morning yoga session
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Adolescent health school outreach day

Adolescent health school outreach day
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Organization Information

The Shanti Uganda Society

Location: Vancouver, BC - Canada
Website: http:/​/​www.shantiuganda.org/​
Project Leader:
Kristen Porter
Vancouver, BC Canada
$49,615 raised of $75,000 goal
 
103 donations
$25,385 to go
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