Education and Healthcare to 2,500 Bakassi Children

by LIFE-SAVING CENTRE
Education and Healthcare to 2,500 Bakassi Children

Summary

The effects of violence and aggression of militants groups in the area leading to wanton destruction of oil installations and pipe lines has adversely affected the water/farm land, their only means of livelihood. Mostly, children and women suffered greatly from various form of rapes/abuses . These two communities suffer from extreme poverty and the constant militants attacked has led to lack of livelihoods, child labour/force marriage, malnourished children, and lack of clean drinking water.

$0
total raised
0
donors
0
monthly donors
5
years

Challenge

The effects of violence and aggression of militants groups in the area leading to wanton destruction of oil installations and pipe lines has adversely affected the water/farm land being their sole means of livelihood. Mostly, children and women suffered greatly from various form of rapes/abuses. These two communities a suffer from extreme poverty.

Solution

The project seek to provide water purification tablets, provision good health care unit, provision of 5 school classrooms in each of the communities, provision of basic school materials (pens, uniforms, school bags, note/text books, sandals), provision of 3 nutritious meals for children, alternative source of income for women. This will reduce high rate of cholera out-break and malaria cases, increase in girls literacy rate, reduce child labor/force marriage.

Long-Term Impact

870 children (age 0-6) will get a positive start for their overall development through starting their education through attending pre-school. 28 Pre school centres will be run. These children will get regular health check ups and will get supplementary nutrition so there will be no child in the 2nd or 3rd grade of malnutrition. 9,875 children will be healthy through having improved hygiene and access to basic health care services.

Organization Information

LIFE-SAVING CENTRE

Location: ORON - Nigeria
TRIUMPH NYONG
Project Leader:
TRIUMPH NYONG
ORON, akwa ibom/cross river Nigeria

Retired Project!

This project is no longer accepting donations.
 

Still want to help?

Find another project in Nigeria or in Animal Welfare that needs your help.
Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.