G2G was registered in 2013 as a non for profit organisation and officially launched on 23rd
May 2015 by Mr Charles Vandi, the Director of Gender in the Ministry of Social Welfare
Gender and Children's Affairs, with 100 G2G club members,Members of the Board of G2G
and FORWARD Executive Director Naana Otoo-Oyortey present.
Girl 2 Girl Empowerment Movement (G2G) concluded a three (3) days training on Harmful Traditional Practices (HTP) with focus on FGM , Child marriage and the effects it has on young women and girls. The training attracted forty (40) participants from G2G network members and other youth and children’s led groups. The number also included […]
Girl2Girl Empowerment Movement (G2G) joined the 2017 commemoration of Day of the African Child June 16 with the Theme: “Accelerating Protection, Empowerment and Equal Opportunities for Children in Africa by 2030 “. The National Theme was “Leh We Join Hand for Mek Pikin Beteh”. This event brought together 150 Members of G2G networks from the […]
Dialogue session with parents of G2G members in commemoration of the International Women’s Day (IWD) G2G joined the women of Sierra Leone in celebrating IWD by engaging 100 parents of G2G network members in dialogue session from the six operational areas in the Western Rural and Urban. As A local theme we say; “Be bold […]
Girl2Girl Empowerment movement is a young–women led organization based in Freetown which was set up in response to a study conducted with girls affected by teenage pregnancy. this empowering process resulted in the girls requesting support from a UK based organization Foundation for Women’s Health Research and development (FORWARD) to help set up a programme […]
Group photo after training course on fistula for survivors – Bo.
Group work during entrepreneurship training – developing a business plan
Opening statement by the Coordinator during G2G quarterly experince sharing sessions
Programme strategies Create young women and girls only space to discuss sexual and reproductive health issues and information and help them to share and learn from each other. Implementprogrammes targeting parents of teenagers- strengthening parenting skills and communication skills around SRH. Provide comprehensive sexuality education which includes a focus on gender, human […]
Girl 2 Girl
Girls and young women in Sierra Leone are empowered, free from gender based violence and able to make informed decisions about their sexual and reproductive health and life choices.
The Portuguese were the first Europeans to explore the land and gave Sierra Leone its name, which means “lion mountains.” Freetown, on the coast, was ceded to English settlers in 1787 as a home for blacks discharged from the British armed forces and also for runaway slaves who had found asylum in London.
"Girl 2 Girl Organization is definitely empowering young girls. We need initiatives like this to help in addressing Girl Child Challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa "
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