Breaking the Silence: Empowering Girls to fight Social barriers

Despite the precarious security challenges in the North West Region, Baya Social Enterprise is holding on to its commitment to break the social barriers of society that limits girls and women empowerment. For decades, society has told girls to have ambitions, be successful but not to an extent that will threaten a man. See each other as competitors, not for jobs but for men’s attention. The society has taught girls they can’t be sexual beings in the ways boys are. Sex and relationships should not be discussed at home but in schools and when appropriate. These traditional norms, accompanied by … Continue reading Breaking the Silence: Empowering Girls to fight Social barriers