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Employing cross cutting strategies to END Female Genital Mutilation!

Part of our advocacy efforts towards ending Female Genital Mutilation and other harmful practices through policy reforms has involved working with key stakeholders, government bodies and of course young people across Africa’s continent. Hence our advocacy dialogue in Buyende district of Uganda.

YouthHubAfrica, in partnership with the AYC Consortium,  UNFPA-UNICEF Joint program to end FGM, Youth Initiative for Youth Action (YIYA) foundation, led an advocacy dialogue with district heads, the Ministry of Health Uganda, Secondary School students and other key stakeholders, in Buyende district.
Amongst other issues discussed, the key conversation was identifying methods and strategies in the elimination of harmful practices affecting children, one of which is through policy and planning… YOUTH HUB AFRICA!


Mzukona Mantshontsho is the founder of Nyakaza Media Solutions. Nyakaza Media Solutions is an organisation that was established to help community organisations, business entities, and schools to research, write, document, report, analyse, edit, publish newsletters or bulletins in hard-copy, on-line and maintain websites with the relevant content as per the editorial policy of that organisation, school or entity. Nyakaza Media Solutions has a vision to promote and bring dialogue to communities, businesses and schools about issues that affect them. Nyakaza Media Solutions is on a mission to develop and encourage communities, businesses and learners to celebrate the good, applaud excellence, welcome growth, strive to be better individuals, businesses and communities, want more knowledge, discourage bad and counter-productive behaviour as well as communities, businesses and learners that want to be great SOUTH AFRICANS. Nyakaza Media Solutions is making use of Yo School Magazine as a platform that learners in all schools to make use of to write their stories.

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