Celebrating Menstrual Hygiene Day in Debunscha

To commemorate the 2018 Menstrual Hygiene Day 2018, Girls Excel in partnership with the Cameroon Development Cooperation (CDC), The Womens Worldwide Web Menstrual Hygiene Day – Global Cameroon Association of Media Professionals – CAMP organised a one day sensitization campaign with girls and young women in the CDC Debunscha camp on the 26th of May 2018. The event which […]

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Without sanitary towels, girls cannot go to school

Original Article  For many adolescent girls in rural communities in Cameroon, access to proper sanitary pads and menstrual hygiene education is still far-fetched with many families unable to provide proper menstrual hygiene kits for their teenage daughters. This has largely been attributed to poverty and the high prevalence of cultural taboos associated with menstruation. Alternatively, […]

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Girls Excel champions day of the girl child in rural Cameroon

Despite the global mobilization for girls, the international day of the girl child still goes unnoticed in many rural communities in Cameroon. In many rural communities, girls are unaware of the existence of this symbolic day and its importance in their lives and daily struggles. Thanks to Girls Excel, a new social enterprise aimed to […]

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