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Bank Account Holder Name - Girls' Power Initiative.
Your Bank Account Number - 0042841033.
Bank City - Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Bank Full Name - Guaranty Trust Bank, Calabar.

DOLLAR ACCOUNT

Bank Account Holder Name - Girls' Power Initiative.
Your Bank Account Number - 0042841624.
Bank City - Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Bank Full Name - Guaranty Trust Bank, Calabar.

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Bank Account Holder Name - Girls' Power Initiative.
Your Bank Account Number - 0042841648.
Bank City - Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Bank Full Name - Guaranty Trust Bank, Calabar.

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Girls' Power Initive(GPI) Calabar Center GPI House,
Ayamurua Estate, Atimbo Road, Calabar, Cross River 540001, Nigeria
Phone:+234-803357895
Email:info@gpicalabar.org
Website:https://www.gpicalabar.org

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Safe Space Sessions

The GPI core programme empowers adolescent girls and young women aged 10 to 18, with  information on sexuality education and life management skills. 

Overview

Safe Space Sessions run every Sunday from 3 – 6p.m. where trained Facilitators provide factual and non-judgemental information.

Each week, our experienced facilitators lead GPI girls through age-appropriate topic from a gender perspective. Some of the themes include Youth development, Growing up, Leadership skills, Interpersonal skills, Human sexuality, Community mobilization and Social action, Issues of violence against women, Sexual and reproductive healths and rights, etc.

Beneficiaries are expected to utilize their new found knowledge and skills to carry out social work interventions in communities on issues such as early marriage, teenage pregnancies, Female Genital Mutilation and other harmful traditional practices.

Beneficiaries progress from Level One through Three in age-stratified groups. These groups are as follows:

Level 1

Shining Stars

Mainly 10- and 11-year-old girls, they stand out for their knowledge, assertiveness and boldness.

Precious

12-13 year-old girls, they are distinct and highly valuable gems that stand out at their age as assets in the struggle for gender equality.

Silvers

These are 14-15 year-old girls. They see themselves as clear, level­headed, convinced and persuasive assets for women’s empowerment and gender equality.

Pearls

Girls aged 16 and above who see themselves as rare gems exhibiting superior and diverse knowledge and information.

Level 2

Alphas

These girls aged 11-14  are the pivot of women empowerment. They are bold, assertive and knowledgeable about human sexuality, adolescent rights and responsibilities.

Bosoms

Girls aged 15 and above. They perceive themselves as distinct and cherished advocates and therefore the heart (bosoms) of gender equality.

Level 3

Damsels

These are girls aged 12-15. The name literally means young and unmarried, but they are distinguished young women because of their knowledge, skills, assertiveness and behaviour.

Seeders

Girls aged 16 and above. They see themselves as feminists in the making, and as the seeds for feminism gender justice, and activism. They are already taking courageous actions to claim their rights.