Rabat - Rolling my eyes over, with a tight lip smile that’s how I tried to escape the looks of my classmates who looked just as perplexed and confused. It lasted for a while as the natural science teacher was explaining the major features and functions of female and male genital organs. Some girls were brushing and couldn’t wait for the bell to ring while some boys managed to hide their curiosity behind a sudden pretended seriousness translated into staring eyes but subtle smiles.

Sex Education. © Noel Celis / AFP
© Noel Celis / AFP
Zineb Raji was born in Azrou, Morocco and obtained her bachelor degree in International Studies with a minor in Communication Studies from Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane.