What can be done to curb down child marriage and early pregnancies especially in school on-going pupils?(Deadline 31st March 2018)

Toro Development Network (ToroDev), a non government organization based in Fort Portal initiated District local government-CSO’s forum meetings in Rwenzori region with an aim of coordinating CSO’s in the districts to plan and budget together with district local governments to improve service delivery. Since 2015 the forum meetings are held quarterly where CSO’s report on the achievements and challenges encountered during the implementation of their activities in that quarter as well as sharing reports from district line departments. On 21st February 2018 a follow up meeting was held in Kyenjojo district and according to the remarks from the Assistant Chief Administrative Officer(ACAO) Madam Kajumba Enid and the District Education Officer (DEO) Madam Tibakanya Gertrude, early marriage and teenage pregnancies have increased the rate of school drop outs hence affecting education sector in the district.

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What can be done to curb down child marriage and early pregnancies especially in school on-going pupils?

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