5200 women & children empowerment, chipata zambia

by PAZESA hortircultural community

Summary

mitigate the socio-economical impact of HIV/AIDS food in-security and poverty for the marginalised women/children that eat once the other day,live on less than $1 per day exchange sex for food/money.
$45
total raised
3
donors
0
monthly donors
5
years active

Challenge

High HIV/AIDS prevelance in a high poverty stricken rural area with very low agricultural productivity causing severe food insecurity which perpetrates high risk sexual behaviour especially among youths, girls,women ,orphans and vulnerable children.Women and girls exchange sexual relation with either food,money or both in order to survive.Orphans and vulnerable children eat once the other day.The later head cattle just for ameal each day.Children's/women's rights aregroosly violated.

Solution

Train/empower women and girls in viable/sustainable fish farming and horticulture to enhance food security, sexual and reproductive health and rights,HIV/AIDS prevention.Conduct a children and women's rights campign.Establish project sustainability

Long-Term Impact

Increased food security at both household and community level,increased income,reduced HIV/AIDS spread,reduced abuse of children's/women's rights,improved access to reproductive health rights,reduced poverty and vulnerability among children/women

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

women/​chidren empowerment by pazesa at global givi
women/​children empowerment in food security
paul at women/​children empowerment at pazesa
go to globalgiving 6929 account-pazesa

Organization Information

PAZESA hortircultural community

PAZESA hortircultural community
Project Leader:
Paul Phiri
Executive Director
chipata, Zambia

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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