From soccer to succour

This article is an example of how the rich – through philanthropy – can become real partners to develop and improve the lives of the less fortunate.

Girls Achieve Power (GAP), is a programme that plans to educate young girls about HIV and AIDS, sexual and reproductive health and gender norms and is funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. It is designed by the The Wits Reproductive Health & HIV Institute and Grassroot Soccer, in partnership with Sonke Gender Justice and the Population Council.

Read the full article on CNBC Africa here.