ARE YOU RAISING CHILDREN OR FUTURE ADULTS?

When you choose to raising adults, you begin thinking about the types of behavior you want to see in the adult version of your child.  This doesn’t mean that you don’t understand the behavior that is appropriate for a child’s age.  But it expands out with a broader perspective. Whatever you allow as them toContinue reading “ARE YOU RAISING CHILDREN OR FUTURE ADULTS?”

Social Distancing

Definition Social distancing is a public health safety intervention used to reduce the likelihood of transmitting communicable disease. Social distancing involves minimizing exposure to infected individuals by avoiding large public gathering venues, adhering to spacing requirements in the workplace, and following proper personal hygiene practices. Strategies for Effective Social Distancing The goal of social distancingContinue reading “Social Distancing”

CENTER FOR YOUNG AFRICANS ADVICE ON (COVID-19)

Along with the rest of the world, we’ve been concerned about the rapid spread of the COVID-19 virus globally and the negative economic impact it will likely have. HOW TO AVOID CATCHING & SPREADING CORONAVIRUS (SOCIAL DISTANCING) Everyone should do what they can to stop coronavirus spreading. It is particularly important for people who: 1.Continue reading “CENTER FOR YOUNG AFRICANS ADVICE ON (COVID-19)”

I Have Always Wanted To Be a Teacher When I Grow Up

Cynthia Dankwa recently had an online interview with Azugbene Solomon, the founder of Center for Young Africans (CFYA), Read their conversation below. 1. What is your real name? Cynthia Maame Yaa Bamfoa Dankwa, and I’m 11 years old. 2. Where did you grow up? I grew up in Accra, Ghana  3. What did you want to beContinue reading “I Have Always Wanted To Be a Teacher When I Grow Up”

Child labour in Africa

Child labour in Africa is generally defined based on two factors: type of work and minimum appropriate age of the work. If a child is involved in an activity that is harmful to his/her physical and mental development, he/she is generally considered as a child labourer. That is, Any work that is mentally, physically, sociallyContinue reading “Child labour in Africa”