War Child Canada
Making Waves: Radio-Based Learning for Girls in South Kivu
Fund: Development Fund | Country: Congo (DR) | Amount: $9,800 | Funded in 2018-2019
This project will provide an innovative approach to secondary education for vulnerable girls in conflict-prone environments through Interactive Radio Instruction. The project will target out-of-school girls aged 12-16, a population that, due to their age and gender, is one of the most vulnerable in the country.
Securing Tomorrow Today: Protection and Psychosocial Support for Refugees
Fund: Theme Fund | Country: Uganda | Amount: $20,000 | Funded in 2018-2019
This project will safeguard the rights of refugees and host communities in the Adjumani, Arua, Koboko and Kiryandongo districts of northern Uganda by ending patterns of sexual and gender-based violence and abuse. It also identifies and promotes durable solutions to alleviate trauma and related effects of violence and abuse.