- The ministry of gender labour and social development together with Plan International Uganda, in the fight of reducing sexual harassment of women and young girls have organized a submit of 16 days of gender Activism under a theme hear me out.
According to Lydia Tebekkanya from Plan International said that ,Ugandans should end violence against the girls in schools most especially those who are affected by street harassment of men who use abusive languages on them .
over 1000 girls living with there step parents are abused sexually in schools and places they live in Lydia also said that they are calling up the government of Uganda to put in more efforts in funding and promoting the rights of women and girls in Uganda .
Harassment conduct can take many forms, such as:
- Offensive pictures
- Epithets or slurs
- Name calling
- Sexual jokes
- Sexual conversations
- Gross generalizations
- Sexual gestures
- Sexual touching