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D.Nirmala

Free Being Me was held on January 2019 in The Ashok Leyland School, Hosur, Tamil Nadu, India. 17 Scouts and 19 Guides participated in the session. The participants shared theirs stories with confidence. The Free Being Me program has helped … Continued

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Mozambique challenges the Image Myth

23 young women from around Mozambique participated in a two day Free Being Me training in Maputo from 13- 14 May. Participants received the training with enthusiasm and explored the key concepts needed to deliver Free Being Me throughout Mozambique … Continued

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Thankful for Free Being Me

My name is Amina Asghar. I am a student in the 7th grade in Hafizabad, Pakistan. I have been disabled since birth which means I am unable to fully participate at school and extra-curricular activities. In my daily life I … Continued

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Marianne

We started to look at Action on Body Confidence as our Guides are reaching an age where body confidence starts to become an issue. “We talked about how it is fine to be yourself, and you are beautiful the way … Continued

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Girl Guides of Squad 22, Syria make and share the change!

Check out our video!  قامت فرقة المرشدات بالفرقة #22 بإنهاء برنامج #حرة #لأكون #أنا و خلال البرنامج رأت المشاركات التغيير #رؤية #التغيير و قاموا بالتخطيط له #تخطيط #التغيير و قاموا بإحداثه و مشاركته #إحداث #التغيير و #مشاركة #التغيير من خلال … Continued

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Jime

El Libre de ser Yo es una puerta a un mundo increíble, donde las niñas y jóvenes comienzan a entender la importancia de respetarse, valorar y amarse. El aprendizaje es compartido con su entorno, y eso hace la experiencia muchas … Continued

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Giving girls confidence in Ireland

Helen Hartnett is a Brownie and Guide leader in the Kildare area, Ireland and has successfully delivered the Free Being Me programme to girls aged 7 to 10 and 11 to 14. She talks about her experience as a mother … Continued

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Who Am I? A poem from Nigeria

In June 2018, the Nigerian Girl Guides held its first national Action on Body Confidence training event. Inspired by the experience, Abule Baranimiegha, a 29 year old leader from Bayelsa state shared her thoughts in a poem:   WHO AM I? … Continued

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Action on Body Confidence Training DAY 2

From 4-6 May 2018 Action on Body Confidence training brought 42 participants from 15 countries together in Nairobi, planting the seed for participants to launch ABC in their Member Organisations. The Owl Patrol reflects on their experience of DAY 2: … Continued

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