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Statement on the International Day of the Girl Child 2020

The 11th of October marked the world International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC) as declared by the United Nations in 2011. It is a key Global observance which is dedicated to the observation and recognition of the girls’ rights and the unique challenges they face. This 2020  IDCG  was commemorated  under the theme, “My […]

FAWEZI commemorates International Day of the Girl Child 2020

We held our celebrations of the #IDGC2020 International Day of the Girl Child on the 9th of October  at Seke 2 High School. FAWEZI invited girls and boys from schools under – School Related Gender Based Violence -A Whole School Approach -Pilot Initiative project. Amid the COVID -19 pandemic, lock-down, prolonged school closure, current absence […]

SRHR mobile clinic community outreach- Chitungwiza

On the 19th and 20th of August 2020, FAWEZI in partnership with Action Aid Zimbabwe, Leonard Cheshire Disability Zimbabwe and Aids Counselling Trust held an Sexual and Reproductive Health outreach/ mobile clinic at the Sharon Cohen School in Chitungwiza. The main objective of the outreach was to give adolescent girls access to holistic services (SRHR, […]

Dialogues on SRHR and Radio talk shows on VAWG and SRHR.

FAWEZI conducted zoom dialogues on the 30th and 31st of July with adolescent girls in Chitungwiza and Shamva to  schools to discuss topics around menstrual hygiene management, Violence Against Women Girls (VAWG)  and Sexual Reproduction Health Reproductive (SRHR)  issues in light of the current COVID 19 lockdown. The girls outlined challenges they were facing which […]

SRGBV Referral pathway meetings in Chitungwiza and Shamva

On the 25th  and 31st   of August ,FAWEZI  facilitated  School Related Gender Based Violence (SRGBV)  referral pathway meetings between   school heads from  project schools  and the CSO’s working in the Shamva and Chitungwiza  Districts.  The meetings were to connect the schools to the service providers and also establish the existing referral pathways in relation […]

FAWEZI introduces Spotlight Initiative project to Muzarabani

On the 21st of September FAWEZI  successfully held a Stakeholder meeting in the Muzarabani District to introduce the Project – “Prevention and Social Norms to End Violence against Women and Girls – Spotlight Initiative. FAWEZI signed a MoU with the Muzarabani Rural Council to kick start the implementation of the project . FAWEZI will be […]

Tuseme/Speak out Empowerment model Roll out – Rushinga

From the 28th of September to the 2nd of October FAWEZI rolled out the Tuseme/Speak out Girls Empowerment model to the five project schools in the Rushinga District. We used theater performances to help the girls and boys to identify challenges that hinder their academic performance and also come up with solutions to them. We […]