Posted by in News on September 19, 2014

Teenage girls in southern Malawi reject ‘sexual cleansing’

Memory Banda beat the odds. In Malawi, five out of every 10 girls marry before the age of 18. Her sister married aged 11, but Banda vowed to finish school. When girls in her village were subjected to sexual initiation, Banda organised literacy classes to teach them how to read.

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Source: Guardian

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