Interestingly, the camp — clearly a tool for male domination — is run by two women. Either way, the vast majority of them end up going, encouraged by their mothers to carry on a tradition they themselves suffered through. Others — those who've heard rumors or complaints issued by NGOs — are more reluctant to attend the camp.
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It's a family affair," says Esitele Paulo, one of the organizers of the camp where Awa was sent. One of the rules taught in the camp is that girls should keep anything related to menstruation hidden so as not to repel men and take their desire away.