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Ending gender-based violence at TEVET colleges through the arts

Ending gender-based violence at TEVET colleges through the arts

In Malawi, gender-based violence presents a very real barrier to young women and girls who wish to pursue greater opportunities. While one of the options for young people to pursue furthering education is at Technical, Entrepreneurial, and Vocational Education and Training (TEVET) colleges, girls represent only 27 percent of enrolled students. Over the next year, we’ll be working with TEVET colleges across the country to raise awareness about GBV at TEVET colleges and for each college to create and implement effective reporting systems.

Students with Dream Alum attends International Conference on Family Planning

Students with Dream Alum attends International Conference on Family Planning

Sylvester Chiweza, Students with Dreams alumni and co-founder of Girls Rising in Potential (GRIP), attended the International Conference on Family Planning as a youth delegate after being awarded a scholarship through the youth video contest. Learn more about his experience and what he learned.

5 things you can do to mark World AIDS Day

5 things you can do to mark World AIDS Day

Thirty years ago, the international HIV pandemic was the top concern among health professional. In order to honor the lives that were lost to the virus, and to celebrate the people living with it, the global community came together and declared December 1 World AIDS Day.

It takes effort from each one of us to fight this pandemic. Here are five things you can do to mark this day.

Sparking inspiration at the Day of Ideas

Sparking inspiration at the Day of Ideas

This year, before the official Lake of Star festival kicked off, they hosted a Day of Ideas for local students and youth to participate in activities about pressing social issues. ArtGlo joined the activities bringing our signature creative approached to engage the youths on issues of nutrition, women’s leadership, and entrepreneurship.