Tanzanian Girls: The Right to Education

A Girl's Right to Education With No Exceptions

Facilities at Msasani Primary School

  • 2 out of 5 toilets at school don't have doors.
    2 out of 5 toilets at school don't have doors.
  • Students are in charge of filling up the water tank in a classroom, so that people can wash their hands.
    Students are in charge of filling up the water tank in a classroom, so that people can wash their hands.
  • Only used when there is water.
    Only used when there is water.
  • The toilets..and the expat houses right across the lane
    The toilets..and the expat houses right across the lane
  • The toilets are nowhere near clean - how can a toilet be kept in good condition if there is no water?
    The toilets are nowhere near clean - how can a toilet be kept in good condition if there is no water?
  • Students once made posters of human anatomy.
    Students once made posters of human anatomy.
  • Sinks donated by Rotary Club - useless because there's usually no water supply. The taps have been taken off for "safe-keeping".
    Sinks donated by Rotary Club - useless because there's usually no water supply. The taps have been taken off for "safe-keeping".
  • This well used to work, but when the Rotary Club made the sinks, the water supply was cut
    This well used to work, but when the Rotary Club made the sinks, the water supply was cut
2 out of 5 toilets at school don't have doors.
2 out of 5 toilets at school don't have doors.

Our Project

  • We first worked with 17 girls, then had them teach their peers.
    We first worked with 17 girls, then had them teach their peers.
  • The smaller group, the "teaching girls" that we held sessions with first
    The smaller group, the "teaching girls" that we held sessions with first
We first worked with 17 girls, then had them teach their peers.
We first worked with 17 girls, then had them teach their peers.
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