Teen Mother Empowerment in Cameroon


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Economic Empowerment

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Jinja, Uganda
Map of ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT Am akeko costa running waragi brewing business i need to thank ADSN for its help that it did to my bossiness by boosting it.my business has been boosted.Am now able to run my family due profits am getting from the business.i was very poor tried many alternatives but things faced so by ADSN mobilizing us to formulate a group called ADSN mothers group.Through this association have been able develope ourselves through obtaining loans without intrests.I thank ADSN for supporting me. Read more.
Related to project keywords: economic empowerment, adolescent, obtaining, business, thank

Inaccessibility Of Id Cards

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Inaccessibility of id cards This story is shared by every teenage boy and girl who have attained the age of 18 years and cannot get identification cards that guarantees many opportunities in kenya. the reasons for this is because of the goverments efforts to introduce new general identification cards which so far has been a failure. In the process many youth have been rendered jobless inability to acess funds from helbto further their studies hence improve on their liveslike government initiative has sabotaged their endevours. Read more.
Related to project keywords: teenage, identification, get, improve, opportunities

The Unacceptable Trade

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Mandera, Kenya
Map of THE UNACCEPTABLE TRADE The struggle to stay alive has pushed almost twenty women in mandara to engage in an unacceptable trade as they cannot even board vehicles with other people as they do they passengers will alight holding their nose.The other children in schools cannot even board vehicles with other people and if they do the passengers will alight holding their nose.The other children in schools cannt play with they children because of the fact that they are treated as outcasts. This twenty women trek for several kilometers to collect tripe and other animal organs disposed of at butcherise.This women make ends meet through selling tripe only source of livelihood after drought swept away there livestock. This business has cost them thir friends as they face descrimination from the local ommunity who consider their trade unacceptable even though they have taken this as an opportunity to fend their families. Read more.
Related to project keywords: livelihood, women, business, local, opportunity

Empowering Youth And Children

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Wakiso, Uganda
Map of EMPOWERING YOUTH AND CHILDREN Swedish cooperative SCC-VI project in conjunction with VI- Agro forestry Uganda through youth centers and schools, youth and children are empowered to develop life skills, so that they can contribute to socio -economic development. This is done through environmental education, sexual education health and nutritional awareness as well as sensitization on human rights. Read more.
Related to project keywords: education health, sensitization, contribute, sexual, education

Economic Empowerment

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Kampala, Uganda
Map of ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT Adults being economically vulnurable due to limited skills and opportunities for gainful employment makes them unable to start a family.To ensure that this is eroded away" thy hands foundation" Kiboga is training community make income generating projects like pottery making match boxes. Read more.
Related to project keywords: economic empowerment, family, making, skills, hands

Expand The Business

By a male, 46-60 years old , in Jinja, Uganda
Map of EXPAND THE BUSINESS This is an organization OLUDE which was brought by Rubiri volutary group.This organization brought the Bank called MAFUBIRA RURAL SAVING AND CREDIT BANK. This bank is in Nakabango village.It gives loan and this loan is given in what time u yourself will manage either four,six,twelve month.So this program has help this community to work hard in the community. Read more.
Related to project keywords: program community, rural, gives, six, loan

Kenyans Prefer Foreign Varsities

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Wajir, Kenya
Map of KENYANS PREFER FOREIGN VARSITIES Students and their parent would rather travel abroad for studies than join local higha education institution. Parents and children from arid and semi-arid areas of north Eastern province have the most confidence in local Universities A new study shows that most parents and guardian in all other kenyan regions would rather their children studied in foreign Universities than in local Institutions. Read more.
Related to project keywords: abroad, regions, institutions, local, education
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Project Leader

Sulaiman Turray

Founder and CEO
Buea, South West Region Cameroon

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