Stand To End Rape (STER) Initiative is a youth-led Not-for-Profit Organization advocating against sexual violence, providing prevention mechanisms and supporting survivors with psychosocial services.
Given the obvious talent in the young girls and probably with an intention of keeping them continually engaged and focused on their activities, The Hoperaisers Initiatives have taken it upon themselves to raise awareness on Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM).
It was very important for me to write this story because it is a source of hope for anyone grappling with poverty, racism, xenophobia, classism, among other topical social realities.
I studied in The Netherlands where bicycles are just part of their lives and culture. I realized there was a big potential for Africa to take this up seriously and plan for it especially because of its health and economic benefits.