Liberian youths launch platform against gender violence PDF Print E-mail
Every weekend, Amadou Temeh creates a scene in a different village in central Liberia. He and his friends act, sing and dance, anything to draw people's attention to their cause - the battle against sexual and gender-based violence. At 14, the boyish Temeh seems an unlikely advocate of women's rights, but he is exactly the target group for UNHCR's latest salvo against sexual and gender-based violence - a project called "Saturday theatre" that was launched last month in Gparbolu, one of the most devastated counties in Liberia's 14-year civil war. Read more...