Hello everyone, I am Daniel from Kenya and would like to know if they is a way which we can empower single parents so that they can able to cater basic needs to their kids, mostly when their kids finish grade 8 and ready to join secondary school. That’s when mostly of this single parents lose hope and others join sex work so that they can get money to take their kids to school.
What is the real issue?, Is there no money to send them to community college? Is unemployment among single mothers high?
Maybe you can look at economic empowerment of young mothers and cottage industries, etc
The problem is the single mothers do small business like selling vegetables and tomatoes and other do washing cloths to people at pay of kshs 200 which they use to buy food .right now mostly of under age girls are pregnant because schools are closed and business is low because of covid19 epidemic , the girls got pregnancy while going to finds food , sanitary pads and others items girls needs like perfumes and hair dressings .the facts ia most girls will never reports back when opens .right now kenya records known more 10000 under age girls pregnancy .cases …I needs sanitary towels to save the kenya girl from this epidemic