“Many girls engage in transactional sex in order to pay school fees or buy sanitary pads resulting in some of the highest HIV rates in the country 38%. The barriers for female education are so strong that in 30 years, only one woman from the community had attended University.”This is happening in Muhuru Bay, a town in the Nyanza Province of Kenya. It is situated on the banks of Lake Victoria, close to the Tanzanian border.

via Kenya: Putting an end to transactional sex and letting girls be girls – Voices of Africa.