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MTG magazine Tunaweza - made for girls and by girls - to be downloaded

Since 2008, MTG makes an MTG magazine, the Tunaweza, with input from MTG girls. Every month, six girls come together with stories and ideas from their divisions. In the June 2015 edition, number...Read more

Re-advertisement: MTG is looking for a child protection officer

Moving the Goalposts is looking for an experienced Child protection officer to lead MTG child protection department; their role is to strengthen organizational policies, spearhead child rights...Read more

Equality in access to and resources for women's football in Kenya

The whole world was aware that the World Cup Football for Men was being held in 2014 in Brazil. But how many people know that the Women's World Cup Football will be held this year in Canada?

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MTG magazine Tunaweza - made for girls and by girls - to be downloaded

By cvandam - Posted on 21 May 2015

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Since 2008, MTG makes an MTG magazine, the Tunaweza, with input from MTG girls. Every month, six girls come together with stories and ideas from their divisions.

Re-advertisement: MTG is looking for a child protection officer

By cvandam - Posted on 15 May 2015

Moving the Goalposts is looking for an experienced Child protection officer to lead MTG child protection department; their role is to strengthen organizational policies, spearhead child rights advocacy and implement programs that ensure that interest and rights of children participating in MTG program are safeguarded and protected.

Job Title:         Child protection Officer

Reporting to:  Programme Manager

Location:         Kilifi

Equality in access to and resources for women's football in Kenya

By cvandam - Posted on 14 May 2015

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The whole world was aware that the World Cup Football for Men was being held in 2014 in Brazil. But how many people know that the Women's World Cup Football will be held this year in Canada?

FIFA research that was carried out early this year showed that:

Empowering young women economically through sports

By cvandam - Posted on 13 May 2015

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Moving the Goalposts has learned in its work, every year with more than 5000 girls in Kilifi and Kwale Counties, that MTG's football leagues provide an opportunity for girls who are out of school to come together and take steps in the process of becoming financially independent. In recent years MTG has supported more than 400 girls with direct educational support, financial literacy, savings groups and business development trainings and vocational skills trainings. Playing football and taking up volunteers roles enables the girls and young women to acquire employability skills.

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Girls and women in Kilifi District, Kenya are some of the world’s poorest and most disadvantaged people. Low retention in school, early and unintended pregnancies and vulnerability to HIV/AIDS trap them in a cycle of poverty. Moving the Goalposts Kilifi (MTG) uses football to empower girls and young women, helping them to fulfill their potential both on and off the football field.