Did you know that a girl misses up to 5 days a month, 15 days a term, and 45 days a year due to a lack of sanitary towels? When a girl faces obstacles in managing her menses in a healthy way, she is at risk of infection, her self-esteem and self-confidence suffer, she may remain absent from school during her period, or worse still, drop out of school altogether. Over time, these negative effects add up, preventing a young girl from achieving her full potential and having a healthy, productive life.

The SJDP family today had a privilege of hosting the President of the Republic of Hungary His Excellency János Áder and First Lady Anita Herczegh at St Joseph Technical Secondary School. Received by Jesuits Eastern Africa Provincial Fr. Kizito Kiyimba SJ.

We climaxed the month of September with a sensitization forum at Christ the King Church, in Kangemi.The essence of the forum was to sensitize the motor bike riders also known as Boda- Boda riders] on Gender Based Violence [GBV],

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