The YDZ team departed for Utopia with a team of with a team of 10 staff members and 3 facilitators to spearhead sexual reproductive health and rights training. 22 participants graced the SRHR workshop.
Participants suggested the need to engage chiefs and DAs in all SRHR programmes so as to reach out to the most marginalised youths especially of the Apostolic Sect. Another suggestion was for continuous engagement of blind people when it comes to SRHR since most of them are negligent and ignorant to such issues.
POINT TO NOTE
National Youth Paralympic Games to be hosted in Gweru from 4 August to 10 August 2019. Preparation meetings are to be done starting May.
There is need by the responsible local authorities to create a functional association for the blind where collective intervention is made and their burning concerns are addressed.
To employ physically challenged people in institutions which provide SRHR services to make it easier for the disabled to open up to other disabled people.
There is need to include a number of blind people.