Following a series of conversation circles on violence, sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in Aromo Primary Schools, girls and boys made commitments to safeguard their SRHS and champion violence-free schools and homes. During the sub-county wide ‘Kick Violence Out of Lira‘ football tournament used to raise awareness to more parents, teachers, and community members, pupils spoke up with the following specific messages.
On Economic Violence
On Early MarriageOn Polygamy and Domestic Disputes
On Early Pregnancy
On Working with Teachers and Parents
“As a boy once a girl writes me a love letter if I am at home I will tell my father. If I am at school I will tell the class teacher because I don’t want to spoil my future.” Peter Okello
” If some one laughs at me because I am menstruating I will not be shy and fear going to school. I will report to the matron.” Pamela Alyek