A Girl Can: Alphonsine's Story

Central African Republic

March 8, 2013

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Fighting in the Central African Republic has left many girls orphaned or separated from their parents. Left to fend for themselves, they are more likely to leave school and fall victim to sexual exploitation. Mercy Corps helps girls like Alphonsine heal from violence, stay in school and make choices that keep them safe.

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