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PDT Materials

TRAINING MANUAL & DVD ‘Persona Dolls: Making a Difference’ The PDT training manual and DVD is used in all our trainings, and can be ordered as a stand-alone product. The manual is available in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa.

THE TEEN PERSONA DOLL training manual is specifically developed for use with teenagers. The Persona Doll approach offers a creative, effective way to empower young people to make informed choices about their personal lifestyle, health and social well-being, to relate positively to family, community and society, and to deal with challenging situations.

PERSONA DOLL STORIES Persona Doll Stories used together with the Persona Doll Approach.

CHILDREN’S BOOKS ‘A Surprise at the Park’, our first children’s book, is a fun story for children aged 3 to 9 years. The book comes with guidelines for parents and teachers to raise issues around the themes in the book, including gender stereotypes, role models and empowering children’s self-confidence and agency. Two versions are available: in English and isiXhosa; or in Sesotho and Zulu.

DOLLS Our wide range of Persona Dolls and Ubuntu Play Dolls are hand-crafted by the PDT Doll-making Group, as an income-generating project for unemployed women.