Learning amidst COVID lockdown.
In the region and the world, schools are closed, travel is restricted and the immediate future is unpredictable. There’s no denying that life as we know it is going to be quite different for a while. We should then have to implement any changes we consider essential to us and […]
COVID-19 AND GBV: IMPACT ON GIRLS AND WOMEN IN UGANDA
The novel Coronavirus commonly referred to as Covid-19 has caused a Pandemic of global proportions with many countries struggling to contain it and its effects. In Uganda, the Covid-19 pandemic has caused government to take action in order to curb its spread. This has resulted into a total lockdown with […]
Good Parenting Practices for Child Growth and Development.
The guidelines provide a basis on which the parents, guardians and caregivers shall ensure that children of all ages learn and imitate positive values, norms and practices for child growth and development. Every parent, guardian and caregiver should ensure the following; 1. Expressing Love Parents should love their children unconditionally, […]
What You Need to Know About Corona Virus
COVID-19, caused by a novel coronavirus, is a global pandemic. As cases increase nationally and globally, you might be wondering if you should be worried. Below are answers to some frequently asked questions about COVID-19. What is Corona virus (COVID-19)? This is a new virus that causes a respiratory illness […]
Africa Regional Youth conference on SRH,economic empowerment and leadership
Trailblazers Mentoring Foundation (TMF) joined the government of Uganda and other partners on 15th – 16th August 2019 for the first ever Africa Regional Youth conference on Sexual Reproductive Health (SRH), economic empowerment and leadership held at Silver Springs Hotel in Kampala which brought together youth from Eastern and Central […]
BOY/MALE CHAMPIONS INTENSIFYING REPORTING AND TRACKING CASES OF CHILD MARRIAGE
Since the inception of the GAA project, TMF has employed the strategy of engaging boys/young men as Champions against child marriage within their communities. These male Champions have had their capacity to identify, report and follow up cases of abuse including child marriage and teenage pregnancy against adolescent girls within […]
Increasing attention towards adolescent girls’ education.
Young girls who enter their adolescent stage without preparation are affected by unemployment, domestic violence and can’t realize their socio and economic potential. Girls’ education is still a challenge; girls continue to lag behind boys in education and employment because they lack the technical and social skills to compete favorably. […]
Contribution of TMF towards supporting MHM activities in Uganda
TMF is one of the active members of Gender Working group and MHM working committee involved in advocacy and policy issues on MHM. The mission of TMF is to contribute towards increased retention of girl children in school through ending teenage pregnancy and child marriages in Uganda TMF has made […]
Boy/Men Champions using innovative approaches to campaign against Child Marriage and Teenage Pregnancy in their Communities (Agali Sub County).
Fighting child marriage requires commitment and dedication. However, that alone is sometimes not enough. Child Marriage and teenage pregnancy are topics that have been talked about for many years, however, the harmful vices still exist in communities in Northern Uganda and elsewhere. The Girls Advocacy Alliance project implemented by Trailblazers Mentoring […]