Tag Archives: Gender-based Violence

Outside the classroom after my first Girls Empowerment Club meeting.

Girl Power

Last week I went to my first Girls Empowerment Club meeting at Swaziland National High School in Matsapha, just outside Manzini (where I’m stationed). I went with Doreen Ngwenya, who is SWAGAA’s dynamic Girls Empowerment Coordinator, and Gina Schmidt, a … Continue reading

First day outside the SWAGAA office in Manzini.

First Days in Swaziland with SWAGAA

August 1, 2012 Started my new job as Communications Officer with the Swaziland Action Group Against Abuse (SWAGAA) on Monday.  The office is on Esser Road in downtown Manzini. With a population of around 70,000 it is the centre of … Continue reading