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MY BODY IS MY BODY SENSITIZATION

#MYBODYISMYBODY# The earlier we can teach children about the subject of ''Body Safety'' the better, as the consequences of child abuse for the affected child and for society as a whole are substantial, and education is one of the best ways to prevent this from happening. OCDI was at IBEACON Academy today 19/03/2019 to introduce my body is my body campaign to children from age 3 and above.

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OLIVE GIRL CHILD SUPPORT PROGRAM (OLIVE-GSP)

On the 13th of march 2019, OCDI Girl Child Support team, was at Government senior and junior secondary school Odokun, Ilorin kwara state to sensitize the female students on Self Esteem and Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI).

It was explained that Self-esteem reflects an individual's overall subjective emotional evaluation of their own worth, the decision made by an individual as an attitude towards the self, Sexually Transmitted Infections was extensively discussed as an infection transmitted through ...

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OLIVE SENSITIZATION ON CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE

Child sexual abuse, also called child molestation, is a form of child abuse in which an adult or older adolescent uses a child for sexual stimulation. Forms of child sexual abuse include engaging in sexual activities with a child (whether by asking or pressuring, or by other means), indecent exposure (of the genitals, female nipples, etc.), child grooming, or using a child to produce child pornography.

With this known fact, Ocdi was at Apata Ajele ...

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OLIVE GIRL CHILD SUPPORT PROGRAM (OLIVE-GSP)

It was great today 6th of March 2019, as OCDI was at Sheik Abdulquadir College Ilorin, Kwara State. To sensitize the female students on Issues that affects females i.e (Positive and High Self Esteem, Adolescent/Adolescence, Sexual Reproductive Health and Sexual Abuse). The event was fun filled with several activities for them. In attendance were female staffs and students of the school, who gave examples of life experiences relating to each topics been discussed. Overall it was apparent that lives has indeed been impacted Positively.

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Zero Tolerance Against Female Genital Mutilation.

Today, 7th February, 2019, student of social work on practicum at Olive Community Development Initiative carried out a sensitization program on the dangers in the practice of female genital mutilation and personal and sexual hygiene at Owode Oja Community as a requirement of their practicum. The program was carried out in commemoration with international day of zero tolerance against female genital mutilation.    

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KNOW YOUR SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH RIGHTS

1. Decide freely & responsibly on all aspects of their sexuality, including protecting & promoting their sexual and reproductive health.

2. Be free of discrimination, coercion or violence in their sexual lives & in all sexual decisions.

3. Expect & demand equality, full consent mutual respect & shared responsibility in sexual relationship.

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OLIVE SENSITIZATION ON RESILIENCE AND SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH RIGHTS

On the 25th of January, OCDI was at Lasoju Comprehensive High School and Government Day Secondary School Otte, Kwara State Nigeria, to educate the students on Resilience Building to shocks and stress as a vital tool in ensuring sustainable advancement from poverty, using the body mapping tool, stress and shocks which the students had encountered where discovered and proper solutions to some where discussed. Also their Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights where discussed.;

1. Decide freely & responsibly on all aspects of their sexuality, including protecting & promoting their sexual and reproductive health.

2. Be free of ...

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INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL CHILD

On 11 October 2018, in commemoration of the International Day of the Girl Child, Under the theme, With Her: A Skilled GirlForce,OCDI was at Apata Ajele Community Secondary School, Eyenkorin Ilorin, To mark the beginning of a year-long effort to bring together partners and stakeholders to advocate for, and draw attention and investments to, the most pressing needs and opportunities for girls to attain skills for employability, with the aim to work alongside all girls to expand existing learning opportunities, chart new pathways and call on the global community to rethink how to prepare them for a successful transition ...

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OLIVE GIRL CHILD SUMMIT AUGUST 2018

 Olive Community Development Initiative announces its first GIRL CHILD SUMMIT, starting from August 6th - 8th 2018,this year we will be focusing on life building skills such as decision making, Goal setting, refusal, assertiveness skills, self esteem and adolescent reproductive health. This will be done through mentorship by female experts in various fields, gender equality experts, training in community-building and advocacy, skills acquisition among others. The Summit strives to empower, educate and embolden the potential of every Girl child present.

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INTERNATIONAL MENSTRUAL HYGIENE DAY

   Menstruation and menstrual practices are still cloudy by taboos and socio-cultural restrictions resulting in adolescent girls remaining ignorant of the scientific facts and hygienic health practices, which sometimes result into adverse health outcomes.  
   Hence, to commemorate the celebration of the International Menstrual Hygiene Day (May 28), OCDI on the 31st of May visited Government Day Secondary School Otte, ...

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