TOO YOUNG TO BE AFFECTED BY GBV? THINK AGAIN!

 “Gender-based violence (GBV) is something I just read about in the papers. Sometimes I hear about cases being discussed in my church but it doesn’t concern me. I think it’s basically a married people’s problem,” 22-year-old Nangonzi says while flipping her long braids. “The old, tired, married, co-habiting and frustrated individuals are the ones to… Continue reading TOO YOUNG TO BE AFFECTED BY GBV? THINK AGAIN!

KAMPALA ARCHDIOCESE YOUTH APOSTOLATE

“The Month of APRIL is Dedicated to “THE BLESSED SACRAMENT”Feast of Saint Mark, evangelist 25/April/ 2017 First Reading 1 Peter 5:5B-14 Responsorial Psalm Psalms 89:2-3, 6-7, 16-17 Alleluia 1 Corinthians 1:23A-24B Gospel Saint Mark 16:15-20 THE ROSARY THE SORROWFUL MYSTERIES 1. The agony in the Garden 2. The Scourging of Jesus at the Pillar 3.… Continue reading KAMPALA ARCHDIOCESE YOUTH APOSTOLATE

Young, HIV-positive and fighting back beautifully

Originally posted on CONFESSIONS256:
Robinah Babirye’s neat university room seems to be the go-to room for neighbours in need of anything. Yet even as the winner of this year’s Miss Young Positive (Y+) beauty pageant, Babirye is not just another pretty face. She is a peer educator on how to live with HIV, since she…