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Engaging Young Men in Creating Safer Spaces for Women and Girls!

According to World Health Organisation, one in three women suffer gender-based violence (GBV), or violence against women and girls (VAWG) globally. 35% of women have experienced physical or sexual violence from a partner or a non-partner.Men are key players in  ending Violence against women and girls hence our continuous engagement of young men using diverse creative means to sensitise them on the dangers of harmful social norms and practices perpetrated against women and girls.

YouthHubAfrica with support from UNWomen launched a  footbal tournament in three communities within the FCT and 2 communities in Ebonyi state.
The football tournament was a platform to engage young men and boys from these communities on the key roles they play in tackling violence against Women and Girls, ending harmful practices, challenging stereotypes and creating safer spaces for Women and Girls.


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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