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Digital Diarist Tsholofelo Selufaro speaks about child labor in Botswana
Digital Diarist Tsholofelo Selufaro speaks about child labor in Botswana
GABORONE, Botswana, 15 April 2008 – Around the world, 158 million children aged 5 to 14 are engaged in some form of child labour – that's one child in every six. In sub-Saharan Africa, the proportion is even higher, at one in three. However, many countries are only just becoming aware of the extent of this problem. Read More >
Tsholo’s Digital Diary: Tapping the potential of youth to change lives in Botswana
Tsholo’s Digital Diary: Tapping the potential of youth to change lives in Botswana
NEW YORK, USA, 2007 – Tsholofelo Selufaro, 18, is excited to be behind a microphone and takes every opportunity to interview members of her community on such topics as poverty, girls’ rights and HIV/AIDS prevention. Read More >
Children’s voices contribute to the drafting of a national life skills framework in Botswana
Children’s voices contribute to the drafting of a national life skills framework in Botswana
NEWYORK, NY, USA, 30 January 2007 - A national life skills framework has been drafted in Botswana that incorporates the view of all relevant stakeholders, including those who are hard to reach. Read More >
Botswana: ‘Telling the Story’ of girls’ education
Botswana: ‘Telling the Story’ of girls’ education
GABORONE, Botswana – For 21-year-old Boipelo Semere, a third-year student at the University of Botswana, the law degree she will soon receive is only one measure of success. Read More >

 

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