Community action for accelerating girls'education

by Olivu Women Association for Development
Community action for accelerating girls'education
Community action for accelerating girls'education
Community action for accelerating girls'education
Community action for accelerating girls'education

Summary

The project aims at increasing enrollment and retention of girls in school by improving the school learning environment for teenage girls in 10 public schools targeting 5,300 school girls next year to be located across Arua district in West Nile region.

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Challenge

Over 500 girls school dropouts from primary schools in Arua each year,due to inherent generational poverty and enable to continue with their studies.

Solution

Raising community awareness on girl-child education and increase of support for girl - child education will be possible only through advocacy and sensitization of policy makers at all levels, as well as parents, school authorities, other leaders and girls themselves.

Long-Term Impact

Reduction in girls'dro-outs from schools, increase in number of educated girls therefore leads to prospects for increased income at family level, reduction in girls early marriages and unintended pregnancies, eliminate extreme poverty among the community.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a DOCX file (projdoc.docx).

Organization Information

Olivu Women Association for Development

Location: Arua - Uganda
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @olivuwomenasso2
Olivu Women Association for Development
Hassan Maku
Project Leader:
Hassan Maku
Provide Olivu Population access to safe drinking water
Arua, West Nile Uganda

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