3 Mar, 2017

‘How sexuality education is changing lives’ – UNFPA

Via UNFPA   LUSAKA, Zambia - “I have seen girls become pregnant, become victims of violence and become HIV-positive, and I don't want to become one of those girls,” says Lydia Mwelwa, aged 13 years. “I’m happy they have taught us in school how we girls can protect ourselves,” she says. A student at Kabulonga

3 Mar, 2017

‘Determined young Afghan eyes academic success in Italy’ – UNHCR

Via UNHCR At the age of 10, Alidad Shiri set off alone for Europe. Fifteen years later, he is about to graduate with a degree in philosophy from the University of Trento. BOLZANO, Italy – Afghan refugee Alidad Shiri was just a boy of 10 when he set off alone on a four-year odyssey to