Gender Based Violence (GBV)

Gender-Based violence is any harmful act directed at individuals based on their socially prescribed gender roles, expectations and norms. Women and girls are disproportionately and mostly affected even though men and boys are also victims.

Harmful Traditional Practices (HTP)

Harmful traditional practices (HTP) are certain beliefs and cultural practices that people from different climes hold in high esteem but are capable of inflicting pain, both physical and psychological to citizens and even sometimes death.