NAC constructs two boarding houses in Chimanimani district

Tanaka Makuwaza |  1 month ago | top

National Aids Council (NAC) Manicaland in partnership with Plan International constructed two low cost boarding houses at two schools in Chimanimani to protect the girl child against sexual and physical harm. In an interview, NAC Provincial Manager, Simbarashe Makina said the construction of boarding houses at Mhakwe and Ndima Secondary Schools was aimed at reducing walking distances as some girls were falling victim to sexual and physical abuse on their way to and from school. He added that, their organization also implemented a number of empowerment programmes in Chipinge aimed at capacitating the girl child against vulnerability