Saturday, October 11, 2014 is the UN International Day of the Girl Child. This special day aims to “recognize girls’ rights and the unique challenges girls face around the world,” says the United Nations. What is it like to be a 21st century girl? In many parts of the world, girls face discrimination. In some countries, they … More Empowering the Young Women of Jamaica: Eve for Life (and Save the Date!)
Eve for Life launched its “Nuh Guh Deh” campaign in Kingston in November. The launch was supported by UNICEF Jamaica and a number of other stakeholders, supporters and clients. You can contact Eve for Life at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (876) 754-3594. You can also find them on Facebook and on Twitter @EveforLife. These are the … More Nuh Guh Deh: Nickeisha’s Story
Eve for Life launched its campaign “Nuh Guh Deh” on November 26. Here are some more comments made by Mr. Greig Smith, who is Registrar of the Office of the Children’s Registry. If you know or come across any case where you believe a child is being abused, contact the number below. It is entirely … More Nuh Guh Deh: Take a Stand and Report Child Abuse!
This is the first in a series of remarks that were made at the launch of the “Nuh Guh Deh” campaign by Eve for Life on November 26. It was a powerful and at times quite emotional morning. You can contact Eve for Life at email@example.com or by telephone at (876) 754-3594. You can also … More Nuh Guh Deh: “Let us seek justice for our young girls”
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The concept of the “dirty old man” preying on underage girls for sex is a phenomenon that has so faded and become so normalized that a Jamaican civil society organization has launched a campaign against this horrible practice. This was the message from Eve for Life’s Joy Crawford at an…
Readers, friends, journalists, fellow-bloggers, supporters and anyone working in this field or who is interested in learning more and getting involved, PLEASE JOIN US TOMORROW (Tuesday, November 26, 2013) at 10:00 a.m. at the offices of Eve for Life, 1A Richmond Park Avenue, Kingston 10 (near the Transport Authority offices). Eve for Life will launch … More “Nuh Guh Deh!” Sex with young girls fuelling HIV infections in Jamaica