EDUCO warns: The risk of child marriage and teenage pregnancy has increased as a result of COVID-19 – World

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**To mark the International Day of the Girl **

  • The NGO states that millions of girls who stopped going to school when schools were closed due to coronavirus will not return to their studies.

  • The organisation reminds us that girls who do not go to school are more likely to suffer from various types of violence.

October 9th 2020 .- To mark the International Day of the Girl, which takes place this Sunday, Educo warns of the dire consequences COVID-19 is having on the lives of girls, especially those who live in countries or areas with limited economic resources. “Coronavirus has made the vulnerable situation millions of girls are in around the world even worse. All the work done over the last few years on girls’ rights is also at risk due to the pandemic”, explains the head of Child Protection at the NGO, Laurence Cambianica.

The organisation is especially

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Katy Perry Debuts Her Post-Pregnancy Style in a Cow-Print Look & Matching Pumps

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Katy Perry debuted her first post-pregnancy look since giving birth to her daughter, Daisy, in August and it did not disappoint.

For “American Idol” last night, the “Daisies” singer returned to her signature standout style in a custom ensemble courtesy of Christian Siriano. The outfit featured a puff-sleeve, peplum top layered over matching satin trousers, all coated in a twist on a cow print; the look was complete with a dramatic train, fingerless gloves and a coordinating wide-brim hat.

As if that all wasn’t bold enough, the finishing touch for the outfit came in the form of pointed-toe stiletto pumps also made in the same cow print.

Katy Perry welcomed her first child with fiancé Orlando Bloom on Aug. 27 after months

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Mindy Kaling Has Given Birth to Her Second Child After a Secret Pregnancy

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Thanks in part to a pandemic during which many of us are encountering each other only on Zoom, certain things are easier to hide — like sweatpants under a fancy top, or in Mindy Kaling’s case, a whole pregnancy.



Mindy Kaling smiling for the camera: She also revealed her newborn's name.


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She also revealed her newborn’s name.

The Mindy Project star and creator dropped a bombshell on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Thursday evening, revealing she just gave birth to her second child last month.

“I got something I rarely get these days, which is some good news, which, if you wouldn’t mind sharing with our audience, I think they’d be thrilled to find out. Something extraordinary that nobody knows up until this moment,” Colbert teased during the show.

“Yes! I’m telling it for the first time now. It feels so strange. I gave birth to a baby boy on September 3,” Kaling replied.

“No one

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A celebrity, a pregnancy loss, and a call for humanity

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I first heard about Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s pregnancy loss on the radio. When I went to Ms. Teigen’s Twitter page to confirm whether what I’d heard was true, my heart sank. There was a black-and-white photo of her sitting on the edge of the bed, face awash with pain. Then I read the tweet:

“We are shocked and in the kind of deep pain you only hear about, the kind of pain we’ve never felt before. … 

“We never decide on our babies’ names until the last possible moment after they’re born, just before we leave the hospital. But we, for some reason, had started to call this little guy in my belly Jack. So he will always be Jack to us. Jack worked so hard to be a part of our little family, and he will be, forever.”

The picture was poignant in a way that even

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‘Finally, a giggle,’ says Chrissy Teigen as she returns to social media after pregnancy loss

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Chrissy Teigen finally found a reason to giggle, almost two weeks after she lost her unborn baby boy to pregnancy complications.



Chrissy Teigen wearing a dress


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Chrissy Teigen

Chrissy Teigen returned to social media on Saturday, days after she used the platform to announce the heartbreaking news that she and husband John Legend have lost their unborn boy whom they had named Jack. The author’s mood was uplifted a bit after reading a post on Betches Instagram account that quoted user Kara Morehart: “Just booked an eyebrow waxing appointment and I’m excited I’ll be wearing a mask so I don’t have to hear ‘mustache too?'”

“It’s the little things,” Betches captioned the message. Teigen soon commented on the post saying: “Finally, a giggle. Thank you.”

The 34-year-old received several supportive comments from her fans who wished her a speedy recovery. Betches page also replied to her comment writing: “it is an

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Mindy Kaling Gives Birth to Baby No. 2 After Secret Pregnancy

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Surprise! Mindy Kaling gave birth to baby no. 2. after a secret pregnancy. The Mindy Project alum confirmed the news in an interview on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert on Thursday, October 8.

“I’m telling this for the first time, it feels so strange. I gave birth to a baby boy on September 3,” she said. “This is news to a lot of people. It’s true!…His name is Spencer. I forgot the most important part of it.”

As fans know, this isn’t the first time the Office alum has had a secret pregnancy. Kaling welcomed her first child, a daughter named Katherine, via a top-secret pregnancy in December 2017. She has yet to reveal the identity of her children’s father.

In an interview with The New York Times in June 2019, Kaling opened up about why she hasn’t revealed the identity of Katherine’s father. “My feeling is that, until

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OB/GYN Explains How Placenta Problems Can Lead to Pregnancy Loss Even ‘Without Any Risk Factors’

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While placental abruption and placenta previa are “rare,” they can sometimes lead to devastating outcomes.

Following the tragic news that John Legend and Chrissy Teigen had lost their son Jack around halfway through Teigen’s pregnancy after excessive bleeding from her placenta, PEOPLE spoke to Dr. Mary Jane Minkin, a board-certified OB/GYN at Yale University School of Medicine, to discuss how placenta issues can lead to pregnancy loss.

“There are issues that placentas have, like when a placenta stops feeding the baby,” says Dr. Minkin. “What I was assuming is that [Teigen’s case] was most likely a placenta previa, where the placenta basically covers the lower part of the uterus including the cervix, which is the entrance to the uterus, and can cause bleeding.”

“The placenta can sort of pull away from the wall a bit,” she explains. “When that happens, bleeding occurs most of the time.

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Stassi Schroeder’s Pregnancy Being Announced Right After Exiting ‘VPR’ Is No Coincidence, Speculates Danny Pellegrino

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2020 has been a rollercoaster year for Stassi Schroeder. First, she gets fired from Vanderpump Rules for racist remarks and shortly thereafter, she announces her pregnancy. But was the announcement just a ploy for good press? Some fans think so. They think Schroeder hired a crisis management team to help to clean up her mess. They point out that almost immediately after her firing, positive stories like the pregnancy announcement made their rounds on the media circuit, leading to suspicions.

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Why was she fired?

In June, Bravo announced that Schroeder, along with her castmate Kristen Doute, would not be back for the next season. Insider claims the pair were fired for racist comments, most recently reporting fellow cast member Faith Stowers, a Black woman, to the police for a crime she wasn’t involved in.

Schroeder was also dropped from her public relations team and

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Dana Stephensen’s pregnancy photos

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a woman sitting in a chair talking on a cell phone: They kept their pregnancy under wraps. But now, Dana Stephensen and her fiancé, Purple Wiggle Lachy Gillespie, are finally giving fans a glimpse inside their top-secret journey to welcoming twin daughters.


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They kept their pregnancy under wraps. But now, Dana Stephensen and her fiancé, Purple Wiggle Lachy Gillespie, are finally giving fans a glimpse inside their top-secret journey to welcoming twin daughters.

They kept their pregnancy under wraps for the entire nine-month duration.

But a month after welcoming twin daughters Lulu and Lottie into the world, ballet dancer Dana Stephensen and her fiancé Purple Wiggle Lachy Gillespie are finally giving fans a glimpse inside their top-secret journey to welcoming two daughters.

Over the weekend, Dana took to her Instagram Stories to share a selection of never-before-seen snaps from her pregnancy.

In one image, the principal dancer for the Australian Ballet poses backstage before a show in the early stages of her pregnancy clad in a white leotard.

“Opening night Volt Melbourne. Teeny Tiny Lulu and Lottie in there,” the 34-year-old penned, drawing an arrow

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Mindy Kaling’s Second Pregnancy & Baby Boy Spencer Were Kept Secret For a Reason

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Congratulations, Mindy Kaling! And also, you are amazing at keeping secrets! While Kaling has hardly quieted down her social media presence in recent weeks (and thank goodness), there was quite a bit going on in the Kaling household about which we knew nothing — namely, the Mindy Project star’s second pregnancy, which ended with her welcoming baby boy Spencer early this September. Proud mom of two Kaling finally revealed the news on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and we’re so impressed that the ever-chatty TV star managed not to drop a word of this before Spencer was born. Honestly, that restraint ought to tell us something: that Mindy wants the public opinion far, far away from her pregnancy. So let’s keep it there, k?

Kaling’s son Spencer will be joining her daughter Katherine (nicknamed Kit), now age 2. Colbert had clearly arranged for her to break the pregnancy news

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