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SOTE have always supported innovative projects which address the needs of those living in rural poverty. In September, we started a pilot project with CRUSADE which aims to help 100 adolescent girls to identify if they are suffering from anaemia and offer treatment and guidance.
This year’s theme for World Diabetes Day is women and diabetes – our right to a healthy future. There are 199 million women in the world who are living with diabetes and this is forecasted to increase substantially within the next 20 years.
This year’s theme for UNESCO’s International Literacy Day is “Literacy in Digital World”, which highlights that although we are living in a ‘digital era’ and great progress has been made in terms of digital technology; 758 million adults and 243 million out-of-school children do not possess basic literacy skills.