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Leveraging sustainable partnerships with tertiary institutions, community organizations and 45+ private sector companies the project develops human capacity by encouraging healthy sexual choices, promoting community service, teaching leadership skills and providing employment and vocational training. Empowering young women to envision a successful, economically stable future and equipping them to nurture their gifts will give them a sense of control over their lives, reducing their susceptibility to high risk behaviors such as age-disparate and transactional sex.

Global Leadership Program (GLP) in partnership with Catholic Relief Services is implementing a leadership technology and economic skills platform for 2,000+ young women and adolescent girls located in Lesotho and provide 150+ young women with a six (6) month internship at reputable businesses, community and government organizations. GLP has integrated a leadership/skills curriculum within each participating organization and community and will include training modules focused on leadership, health, nutrition, professional/vocational skills, effective decision-making, entrepreneurship, self-esteem enhancement, job readiness, and community service, with participation in extra-curricular sports activities.