Tag: Girls Rights

In Ghana, Schoolgirls Menstruating Are Banned From Crossing River To Get To Classes

LONDON, Jan 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A ban on schoolgirls in Ghana crossing a river when menstruating – and on Tuesdays – has been condemned by child rights activists. The ban, apparently issued by a local river god, means girls in Ghana’s Upper Denkyira East district could miss out[Read More…]