This project will increase access, retention and quality education for girls in primary schools in Dokolo district through providing school fees, scholastic materials, provision of sanitary pads, and medical treatment for HIV affected children.
Many children in Lango especially girls, orphans and other disadvantaged children are excluded from education because of emotional, physical or learning impairments. Early marriage, household chores and poverty often keep girls from finishing primary school. Children in rural schools face additional challenge of getting out of school due to lack of parental support, scholastic materials, school fee and lack good health
This project shall provide the girls, orphans and vulnerable children support to access quality education through sponsorship, scholastic materials, meals and medical treatment.
Children in the hardest to reach areas are given a chance to go to school and will have opportunity to get free medical treatment, to combat malaria which is the greatest killer of children in Uganda.