Girl Concern Org is a non-profit organization that supports women and girls through building their leadership capacity. Girl Concern Org leadership program has a massive impact on enhancing human rights and promoting equality when young women and adolescent girls are fully empowered.
Women and Girls suffer a lot due to lack of regular source of income. Estimated 4 out of 10 women are financially free and can be able to support their livelihood within Garissa. This project will affect the lives of more than 50,000 Somali women in Garissa gain skills and knowledge in starting up a business and building on a positive mindset.
Girl Concern Org through the leadership center will be able to provide motivation talks on improving of mindset and how to be a go-getters in life.The center will also train women and girls on how to stand up for what is right. Women and Girls are also taught technical skills in tailoring and soap making to to enable them gain skills that can enable them start their own businesses.
The project will educate 200 women and girls monthly allowing them to improve on their mindset and also their financial status. The families of the beneficiaries will also benefit as one of their members is contributing to the financial needs of the family. reduce of poverty as more women and girls will have started their business.