Posted by in News on May 30, 2016

Young Girls Having Sex With Older Men for Sanitary Pads

Uganda – In a desperate move to cope with menstruation, hundreds of girls in Uganda are forced to trade their bodies in exchange for money to buy pads in order to stay in school. This is according to the office of the Ambassador for Women and Girls, a non governmental organisation in Uganda.

Despite the situation, Uganda at the Weekend joined the rest of the world to mark menstrual hygiene day, an annual awareness day observed every May28.

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Source: Daily Monitor