Give us books, not husbands
- Created on Monday, 01 September 2014 11:40
Many cases of early and forced child marriages go unreported because of parental and guardians’ involvement. Such practices rob young women of their future. Community involvement in providing a firm foundation for young women and girls is critical if Zimbabwe is to succeed in the fight against early and forced marriage, Chief Mutoko told The Zimbabwean in a recent interview.
End Forced Sex Now!!!
- Created on Sunday, 13 March 2011 09:55
Where is our system when such atrocities take place, who is looking out for the interests of these young girls who are now expected to mother these children conceived of their violators? The nation watches in disgusting apathy as women are raped by people they know, relatives, police and strangers. Their access to justice is limited; the health care services similarly so and very little if any psycho-social support exists.
Join hands: Speak out on Violence against women
- Created on Wednesday, 09 March 2011 09:48
The Year 2011 marks the 100th Anniversary of the International Women's Day.
Women in Zimbabwe today, 100 years later, still suffer the harsh reality of abuse on a daily basis. This is illustrated through newspapers, which have at least one story about a case of sexual or physical abuse daily. In our society cases of sexual abuse are often concealed or treated lightly.
- Created on Sunday, 06 March 2011 16:45
Over the last few months I have been thinking and trying to formulate an understanding of how to enjoy the God given gift of life against all odds. Each day we go through various challenges such that we miss the facet of enjoying life. Instead we are daunted with the aspect of life being a job and a tiring experience too. The challenges of life are not to be underestimated and how weighty they can be but, what if we all tried to change the attitude we have towards every single aspect of life and try and walk away with something positive with each experience.
- Created on Saturday, 05 March 2011 09:45
How much do you know about yourself? How much do you know about your body and how it works? What gives you pleasure, discomfort, pain, or chills down your spine? How in touch are you with your physical being? It's time to sexplore yourself.