International Day of the girl child

Lawrence Lifa |  9 months ago | top

Manicaland province joins the rest of the world in commemorating International Day of the girl child and some local organizations have called for continued empowerment and protection of girls in society. Simukai Child Protection Programme Officer Bridget Zhou said as an organization they are calling for an end to child marriages in Zimbabwe, saying it hinders development of communities and the girl child in society. This year’s world commemoration is being held under the theme: Digital Generation.