REPORT ON THE GIRL POWER WORKSHOP HELD ON 9TH FEBRUARY 2013 from the HALL, SADILI OVAL via 9.00a.m-3.00P.M .
This particular was our first workshop This particular year. We did an introduction to the Goal Programme to the girls. We also had life skills sessions where people shared a few aspects of life skills. The main purpose due to This particular workshop was to launch our year’s theme ‘’I have a voice’’ along with give an overview of what they expect to be doing This particular year along with especially from the term.
The turnout was Great, though not all member schools that will were invited came for the workshop. Those in attendance were :
1) Nairobi Day Sec’ School – 28
2) Huruma Girls Sec’ School – 12
3) Olympic High School – 11
4) Nazarene Pri School – 20
5) Malezi High – 8
6) Malezi Pri School -12
7) Lang’ata Barracks -12
8) Holy Unity Pri School -16
Total Attendance 119 girls along with 10 patrons.
Those who gave an apology for not attending were Karen C High School, Parklands Arya Girls School along with Muslim Girls Academy.
Maono Secondary School did not give an apology for not attending.
All those who came were accompanied by their respective patrons.
Participation along with presentations
the idea was a very lively gathering as everyone participated without fear in all the activities we did. We had a programme that will indicated an activity for each school which was to be presented. All schools did well in This particular segment specifically owing to the fact that will they made prior preparations for their various presentations via skits to songs along with dances depicting various things, effects of abortion to young girls, importance of health facilities, HIV along with AIDS, importance of education to the Girl Child..
The girls kept time as they came in due time for the workshop. Our programme also was in line with the time we had stipulated all through the day. However, lunch was slightly delayed along with This particular was a set back for us from the afternoon as the idea interfered with our afternoon programme, forcing us to abscond doing the debate. the idea was a disappointment for the girls as well as the patrons nevertheless they took the idea in Great stride.
Life Skills Session
We had a joint lifeskill session which was facilitated by one of the Sadili staff, Ms. Evelyne Guchura. The girls enjoyed the idea as they shared a few aspects if life skills. Also, we had some music along with some dancing which we incorporated into our life skills session.
We provided lunch for the ones who were present. The food was enough for both the girls along with their patrons. No complains were forwarded about the food
Girl Power did decide to award girls who did something extraordinary along with positive from the workshop from the opinion of the rest of the participants. The girls gave names of the girls they felt deserved to be congratulated along with had to give a reason for their selection. 8 girls were selected, 4 via high schools Nairobi Day, Huruma Girls, Barracks along with Olympic. 4 via primary, 2 Malezi girls , 1 Holy Unity along with 1 Nazarene. The girls were identified as; courageous, most impressive answers, great entertainer, best singer along with best dancer. They received writing note pads along with special pencils while the younger ones received a Barbie gift bag. along with were all more than happy for their gifts as they didn’t expect any of the idea.
The girls along with their patrons were informed of our fresh Kibera office along with our intended plan including our sports evenings via 4-5 here at Sadili for which proper communication will be relayed to their patrons as soon as possible.
By the end of the day, we had done all that will we needed to do. The girls learnt a lot of things all through the day along with they were grateful for everything we offered along using a day well spent. The workshop was successful along with productive.
Report compiled by
2. Jayoung Naphtalie Margaret
Girl Power Clubs Africa.
Sadili Oval Sports Academy.