Telecentre equipped and other ICTs (Information and Communication Technologies), such as cell phones, multimedia materials, etc., allows Torotoro girl teens to know and empowerment of their rights against sexual aggressions, unwanted pregnancy by the access to training options and education for their future. The Project will implementing and executing a cycle of training and education about themes withe the target group and, eventually, their family and others members of civil society.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
A percentage of about 50% of adolescent girls in Torotoro suffer sexual assault, both on the street and in the family, introducing unwanted pregnancies, do not allow for training and education options face their future by themselves. Generally they are marginalized socially and emotionally. The Community Telecentre will provide specialist information and support about sexual and reproductive health, their rights against violence and access to justice.
How will this project solve this problem?
Installing a Telecentre in the Municipality of Torotoro where adolescent girls have physical space for meetings and communication, access to guidance and information specialists on topics of their rights against violence and sexual aggressions
Potential Long Term Impact
The project will achieve the training and empowerment for at least 600 adolescents in Torotoro about their rights against violence and sexual aggressions and may have permanent access to justice services, assistance and specialized advice.
Total Funding Received to Date: $545
This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.
Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $545 . The original project funding goal was $40,050.