Tag Archives: periods

Sanitary Pad Making Training in Sierra Leone

Sanitary pad making training in Freetown Sierra Leone in November 2019. A partnership working in action, between the Steve Sinnott Foundation, The Gambia Teachers Union, the Sierra Leone Teachers Union and Isata M Kamara and Marie Antoinette Corr-Jack. Wonderful to have the project skills acquired and being shared! ‪

Assembly at Watford Girls Grammar

Great assembly at Watford Girls Grammar. Thank you to all the Year 10 girls and Mrs Smith who have raised over £4,000 for the sanitary protection project in The Gambia, and have supported us to replicate the project in Sierra Leone too. Lots of raffles, quizzes and an eating competition! July 2019.

Training in Sierra Leone

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

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 […]