Prevent Child Marriage, Educate 150 Girls in India

 
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Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this project addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific project.

Response To Health Needs

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Kisumu, Kenya
Map of Response to Health Needs An organization works to improve the health & well-being of people in the poorest communities of the world. It does this by shaeing the expertise in sexual & reproductive health & transforming the quality, advocate for sound practices & policies & inspire people to assert their rights to better, healthier lives. Working in partnership with local organizations, it adapt it's work in response to the local needs. Read more.
Related to project keywords: healthier, advocate, poorest, &, lives

Quiker Development For A Nation

By a male, 46-60 years old ,
Map of QUIKER DEVELOPMENT FOR A NATION His Excellecy the president of kenya E.G.H m.p Mwai kibaki changed life in the community when he took power in the year 2002. He initiated (CDF).Community Development Fund in the year 2003. Through this fund quiker development has and is being achieved. Dispensaries passable raods,Environmental programmes, primary and secondary schools have been conctructed etc. Poor parents are educating their children in higher education by applying for this fund. in kenya with the tenth parliament we have two hundred and ten constituencies. Each member of parliament has to avail the funds from the treasury then to his community The community must decide the projects to be given first priority because no development can go on without security and then other project use to follow. I there for congratulate his Exellency the president again for his motto- called Zero torellance to corruption because senior government officials found to be corrupt are facing the law for well being of kenyans. Thanks to the Almighty God. Read more.
Related to project keywords: higher education, schools poor, fund, two, use

Marriage

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Nyeri, Kenya
Map of MARRIAGE In our community A girl is expected to marry and leave her family to live with her husband's family. She is viewed as a temporary member of the family and investment in a girl's development. Marriage is generally seen as an arrangement between two families that create an emotional and economic link, not only between two persons but also between their families and respective lineages. While taking in her position as wife and child bearer for her husband's family the woman retains her permanent identity as a daughter within her father's extended family and can as for assistance from its members decision making rests with the male family head who settles disputes and hold the family property and directs family finances. Read more.
Related to project keywords: "girls", investment, marry, two, families

Health Prevention Activities

By a male, By a female, 16-21 years old, in Mubende, Uganda
Map of health prevention activities one of the government priority areas of investment is the preventive healthcare system. This system is operating however on a skeleton scale there fore as a way of promoting it Uganda health market group out in casino market group UH MA IS caring civilisation and awareness campaign.strong proper hygeine enviroment around their house hold like having proper toilets in this infectious disease water born diseases could avoid if people maintain proper hygeine. Read more.
Related to project keywords: priority, investment, avoid, prevention, caring

Orphaned Too Soon

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of ORPHANED TOO SOON I was born to parents that did not last long after i came to this world.I had to live under the care of my grandmother.Early in my life before my mothers death she burned my handa completly clode to disfiguring my hands.I laiter tried to go to school which was too hard up to class 4.My grand mothers health was also very poor.In 2008 Township self help Group stepped into providing an alternative.They do do as i still live with my grand mother.They provide me with some of my basic needs through needs like food,soap,clothing etc. I am i a very desparate situation,so needy that if i was blessed to get a caring sponsor to extend kindness to me then i can be very happy. Read more.
Related to project keywords: get, poor, live, providing, clothing

Disability Is Not Inability

22-30 years old, in Kakamega Central, Kenya
Map of Disability is not inability Many disabled people are often looked at as one who do not have to live with the others in our society. Parents whose childrens are not able, are often dispiced and lack the basic needs that make them live well, such include wheelchairs hence making movement from an area to another quite different. Empowering of Disabled Development Organization has since taken up the initiative to train and weep the disabled poor learn and provide such commodities.Their rights are also realized. Read more.
Related to project keywords: parents, area, poor, live, rights

The Child Labour

By a male, under 16 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of The child labour One day There was a mother who was their boy was raning out of their home and then that in other became to our house he get he i was read the book and he start to telling me that i want you to go to such for me may boy if you see him catche him and then brin him here.now may neither he say yes go and then he i go very fast after going i saw him he tried to squez herself.From the corner even me i squez may self from the place were their was some cabbages.he come and then he saw me from their land and the he start to taking what ar you doing here. and he i tell him that me here because their was a boy the was ran out from their house the mother of that boy he send me to catch the boy, that mother he start to abuse me your the thieve who was bring the girls here to do bad things and then he carry some stone he want to beting me and he ran faster to call my mother. Read more.
Related to project keywords: girls, get, see, may, read
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Organization

Care for Vrindavan

Saratoga Springs, NY, United States
http://www.fflvrindavan.org

Project Leader

Sri Radhika Dasi

Secretary to the Director
Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh India

Where is this project located?

Map of Prevent Child Marriage, Educate 150 Girls in India