Malawi Girls Learn Self-Defense Tactics Against Sexual Abuse

September 28, 2016 12:15 AM
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Schoolgirls in Malawi are learning what to do if someone tries to attack them. A Kenyan NGO started the training in response to a recent study that showed one in five girls under the age of 18 in Malawi has been sexually assaulted. For VOA, Lameck Masina has the story from a school in the Salima district of central Malawi.