❤️ Partnerships✋ A group photo from the end of the sanitary pad making in Sierra Leone last week!
Sanitary pad making training happening today in Makeni, Sierra Leone, a partnership working in action, the Steve Sinnott Foundation, with the Gambia Teachers Union and the Sierra Leone Teachers Union. Wonderful to have the project and skills acquired being shared! May 2019.
Teacher Training in The Gambia last weekend. Teachers from the Gambia Teachers Union have now trained over 160 teachers across 6 regions in The Gambia. They have also trained 10 community groups, including young mothers. The scheme is enabling women and girls to manage their periods with dignity, maintain a healthy lifestyle and most importantly attend […]
The General Secretary of the Gambia Teachers Union, Marie Antoinette, has reached out to her sisters at the Sierra Leone Teachers Union to share the learning and replicate the work on providing sanitary protection to support other girls to go to school. In our view this is development at it’s best, women working in solidarity! […]
Marie Antoinette, General Secretary of the Gambia Teachers Union (GTU) meeting with our CEO Ann and the Denham Divas Choir to update us on progress with the Sanitary Protection Project. October 2018.