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!

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…