• Offer an opportunity to discuss social tendencies such as FGM that endanger and destroy young girls’ reproductive health.
  • They are a safe space for the girls to share information freely and express themselves. This has a multiple positive effect because it nurtures girls in leadership skills, and promotes self-esteem.
  • It gives an opportunity for girls to practice saying ‘No’ to unwanted sexual advances and to learn how to protect themselves from sexual predation.