Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums

by Vijana Amani Pamoja (VAP)
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums
Improving lives of 1000 girls in Nairobi's slums

Project Report | Sep 28, 2020
VAP Shorlisted in The 2020 Global Sports Award

By Nancy Waweru | Principle

Shortlisting
Shortlisting

VAP’s Secure Futures program is amongst the 16 projects out of 270 projects globally that has been shortlisted in the 2020 Beyond Sports Awards ‘Reduced Inequalities Award (SDG 10) category. Secure Futures program works towards meeting the needs of marginalized girls in unsafe settings, using intentional designed approaches and girl-centered methodologies. The program focuses on pregnant adolescent girls and young mothers living in the informal settlements around Nairobi where participants have a safe space that ushers in: life skills education, parenting support and Income Generating Activities (IGAs).

Positive Masculinity Forum

In support of Secure Future participants, a group of male participants consisting of: boyfriends and husbands converged for a one day forum under the banner of ‘HESHIMA’ program which is an off shoot initiative for ‘Secure Future’.Heshima program is a support network of ‘Secure Future’ participants which consists of; husbands, and boyfriends of the pregnant adolescent girls and young mothers whose main aim is to create positive masculinity, women’s right, child development support, and prevention of violence to their female partners. The day’s agenda was: Drug & Alcohol abuse, its effects and how to fight it.

Training of coaches

A breed of new and existing Goal coaches pose for a photo after going through a 3 days training of coaches’course.The training was conducted to: equip the newly recruited coaches with knowledge about Goal program, learn more on facilitation skills and delivery of sessions, learn from other existing coaches, share experiences and to gain more knowledge on why Goal uses sports to implement the program, adapting covid-19 measure while implementing the program, exploring on how to handle GBV cases, referral processes, and more over to have fun and create a bonding environment

Masculinity Forum
Masculinity Forum
Goal New Coaches
Goal New Coaches
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Sep 1, 2020
Apprenticeship Opportunities For Girls

By Nancy Waweru | Principle

Aug 19, 2020
Goal Graduation

By Nancy Waweru | Principle

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Vijana Amani Pamoja (VAP)

Location: Nairobi, Kenya - Kenya
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Twitter: @Vap_Kenya
Project Leader:
Nancy Waweru
Founder
Nairobi , Kenya

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