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GIRL SAFETY SIGNS

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EVERY GIRL NEEDS TO KNOW HER RIGHTS

It does not matter who you are, what class you are, whatever race or distinction placed between you and the girl next to you. The thing every girl needs to know is what rights belongs to her, when they are being violated and how she can stop any violations from happening to her or anyone in her society.
At Safety First for Girls we envision raising a generation where girls are empowered, equipped and fulfilled in every aspect of their life for the benefit of the entire world. This will only be achieved if every girls knows her safety signs that make her more knowledgeable and understanding of her Human Rights and how to implement them.
RIGHTS EVERY GIRL SHOULD REMEMBER


NO SLAVERYNO MENTAL ABUSENO FORCED LABORDONT DISCRIMINATENO SEXUAL ABUSEYES TO EDUCATIONYES TO CHOICEYES TO PRIVACYNO CHILD ABUSENO EARLY MARRIAGEYES TO EQUALITYYES TO SEEK HELPNO TRAFFICKINGYES TO DEFENSEYES TO RESPECTDo you have any questions, queries or comments, send us an email toda…

IMPORTANCE OF SELF - DEFENSE

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WHAT IS SELF DEFENSE? Self defense is the defensive act of protecting oneself, ones property or well being against any attack or threat.
WHEN SHOULD SELF DEFENSE BE APPLIED?
Your use of self defense has to be justified in order for it not to be taken as mere violence.


Reasonable force is justified if necessary to prevent an impending injury.The force used should only be enough to repel the attack.Self defense should only be used once there is no other alternative of escape.In cases of force that is likely to cause death or serious injury, it is advised to retreat or escape if an exit is possible.Force likely to cause death should not be used as self defense if only protecting property.Lethal self defense can be used if it is to avoid death or great bodily harm.
BENEFITS OF SELF DEFENSE To equip yourself to defend you and your loved ones.To build and increase your self - esteem.To allow you stand up for what you believe in.To make yourself physically fit for any situation.To allow you to be …

TEEN PREGNANCY; WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

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We all must have heard of MTV's 16 and Pregnant TV Show. Different opinions have arisen towards this show and the way it depicts pregnancy on teenagers with question whether it educates or causes to imitate.

Both arguments may be justified but the question is what is the reason for teenage pregnancy and does teen pregnancy have any consequences?

WHAT CAN CAUSE TEEN PREGNANCY?
The answer is simple, indulgence in sexual activities without using protection but what are other underlying causes before the actual act of sex?

POINT OF VIEW: Say a teenage girl witnesses her close friend or even a celebrity who has had a child early quite happy, she would perceive that it is Ok to be young and pregnant. This view could be different if the environment does not view teenage pregnancy favorably, however this does not put a cause to the problem.

OVERTLY TRUST : Too much trust that your partner will take care of you and even love you more should you get pregnant. This happens in some cases but also …