12 January, 2022

Mélissa: False information online damaged my health

The spread of false information online affects all of us. But for girls, the impact can have harmful consequences. When 16-year-old Mélissa saw a post on Facebook that said girls should wash their private parts with soap for better hygiene, she decided to follow the advice. But the information was wrong and Mélissa ended up with an infection.
15 November, 2021

Mathilde: I was nearly caught out by an online scam

23-year-old Mathilde lives in a small town in Boulgou Province, south-eastern Burkina Faso. The Internet and social media plays a big roles in her life and she spends a lot of time online. “I’m online almost all the time, because for me social networks are a big market for professional and relationship opportunities,” she explains.
4 February, 2021

Edith

Edith is a 21-year-old young lady who lives in Kaya, in the Central-North region of Burkina Faso, and who does slam using the issue of violence […]