TELECENTER FOR 2500 GIRLS PROTECTION IN TOROTORO

by VOX TERRA

Summary

Telecentre equipped and other ICTs (Information and Communication Technologies), such as cell phones, multimedia materials, etc., allows Torotoro girl teens to know and empowerment of their rights against sexual aggressions, unwanted pregnancy by the access to training options and education for their future. The Project will implementing and executing a cycle of training and education about themes withe the target group and, eventually, their family and others members of civil society.
$545
total raised
10
donors
0
monthly donors
5
years active

Challenge

A percentage of about 50% of adolescent girls in Torotoro suffer sexual assault, both on the street and in the family, introducing unwanted pregnancies, do not allow for training and education options face their future by themselves. Generally they are marginalized socially and emotionally. The Community Telecentre will provide specialist information and support about sexual and reproductive health, their rights against violence and access to justice.

Solution

Installing a Telecentre in the Municipality of Torotoro where adolescent girls have physical space for meetings and communication, access to guidance and information specialists on topics of their rights against violence and sexual aggressions

Long-Term Impact

The project will achieve the training and empowerment for at least 600 adolescents in Torotoro about their rights against violence and sexual aggressions and may have permanent access to justice services, assistance and specialized advice.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.linkedin.com/​pub/​jos%C3%A9-salinas-aramburo/​23/​998/​869
Telecenters world network
Clip with girls and landscapes of Torotoro
Toro Toro - Potosí - BOLIVIA
Torotoro Bussiness Plan of Eco Tourism

Organization Information

VOX TERRA

Location: Cochabamba - Bolivia
Website: http:/​/​www.voxterra.org/​index.php
VOX TERRA
Project Leader:
José Salinas
Cochabamba., Bolivia

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

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