Stand With A Girl (SWAG) Initiative will over the course of 12 months mentor girl advocates for School safe space who will advocate and push for enabling policies and investment in safety measures for schools in Kaduna state.
This project termed as Girls Advocate for Safe Space (GASS) will involve a random selection of 20 girls all over different zones in Kaduna state and they will undergo training and capacity building in order to serve as advocates promoting safe space schooling environment in Kaduna state.
Below is a proposed outline of the criteria to be utilized in selecting girls across different zones in kaduna State for participation in Girls Advocacy for Safe Space (GASS).
The girls will be selected across the three Senatorial zones of Kaduna State.
The girls must be between the ages of 10-24years.
The girls must be literate, able to read and write coherently.
The girls should possess the potential to be effective influencers in their communities.
The girls must have the consent/permission of parents/guardian and school of study if relevant to participate in the GASS program.
There are no ethnic, religious or social boundaries required.
The girl must be resident in Kaduna.
This is strictly for girls ages 10-24years.
Disability is not a barrier to applying for this opportunity.
Given the above guidelines, the proposed form to be handed out and filled by the girls should contain the following:
Date of birth/Age
State of Origin
i. State of Residence
ii. LGA (community)
Contact Mobile Number
If you can, please upload a 2-mins video that talks about security issues in kaduna how it has affected girl child education and what you think can be done to resolve it.
Kindly send it via whatsapp to +234 814 384 3513 or +234 703 575 2838
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Stand With A Girl (SWAG) Initiative is a registered youth led organization dedicated to ensuring that every girl in Nigeria no matter where she is born or found is empowered to fulfill her maximum potentials. Its goal is to promote a safe and supportive environment for the social, economic, academic and healthy development of girls in Nigeria.