All posts tagged with: early child marriage

Together We Can

Posted July 12, 2014 no picture Kezar

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Youths should be instruments of change not tools of anarchy. You know what fascinates me about we the youths- when we stand for something we believe in. No wall is too high, no restriction can contain us. We stand to face the world for what we believe in..choose to stand for a great cause..say NO to Child trafficking, NO to Early marriages, No to Child soldiers..No to poverty caused by war..and No to any forms of torture and abuse against the Child!! You see, one person can't ..a single country...

The Ambiguity of the Female Youth

Posted June 13, 2014 no picture Cinderella Anena

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I am thinking aloud about the ambiguity of the category of female youth. “There is still the belief that as a woman, if you are not married, you are not complete. And when a girl is married, she is not considered as youth even if she is young.” There are several reasons for this, 1) Young women’s position in community and family is one viewed as of very little authority. 2) The ambiguity of the category of female youth. 3) Young women being only considered to be y...