Girl Child Concerns Academy: Unleashing the Potential of Girls in Borno State

The student of the GCC academy are taught digital literacy which empowers them with the necessary knowledge and skill to allow them operate in an increasingly digital world. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
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The insurgency in the Northern Eastern part of Nigeria has further exacerbated the inequalities in accessing education for young girls and boys. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
The aim of establishing the Girl Child Concerns Girls Academy is to provide access to education for young girls, empower them and teach them values, ethics and life skills. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
The girls are taught entrepreneurial skills like sewing and bead making, the results of which are sold and profits shared between the school, the girls and their parents/guardians. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
The plight of the children in IDP camps should be a source of concern to every Nigerian. Adequate provision must be made to ensure these children are educated and have access to quality healthcare. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch

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We use informed advocacy and communication to influence health policy and seek better health and access to healthcare in Nigeria. nigeriahealthwatch.com