WeSeeHope has 26 projects in Southern and Eastern Africa

PROJECTS LIBRARY

We have 26 projects in six countries in Southern and Eastern Africa, where we work with talented local partners across 222 communities to build programmes that support and empower young people for the long-term.


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OUR AREAS OF FOCUS:

 

RESTORE – Rehabilitating and reintegrating isolated children into a caring community.

 

PROTECT – Educating communities to safeguard children and uphold their rights.

 

EDUCATE – Enabling impoverished children to access education and opportunity.

 

EQUIP – Training young people in skills and enterprise for sustainable lives.

 

SUSTAIN – Economically enabling communities to support vulnerable children for the long term.

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ACET Gulu, Uganda


ACET Gulu, UgandaThe long insurgency in Northern Uganda created many challenges, and orphans and vulnerable children have been particularly badly affected, facing trauma, bereavement and displacement. These young people, living in extreme poverty, often have emotional and social problems, and they have limited access to education. Many are the head of their family, caring for their siblings in the absence ... Read More

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October 23, 2016


ACET Mbale, Uganda


ACET Mbale, UgandaYoung people living in extreme poverty in Uganda often have emotional and social problems, and they have limited access to education. These vulnerable children face many challenges, including severe health problems, marrying young and early pregnancies. Many are head of their family, caring for their siblings in the absence of adult guardians.   We have been working with ... Read More

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ANPPCAN, Kenya


ANPPCAN, Kenya Orphans and isolated children in Southern and Eastern Africa face huge challenges to their safety, wellbeing and development. Together with the African Network for the Prevention and Protection Against Child Abuse and Neglect (ANPPCAN), we reduce the number of child abuse and neglect cases in the communities where we operate in Kenya.   We strengthen child protection structures ... Read More

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November 20, 2015


ANPPCAN, Tanzania


ANPPCAN, Tanzania Orphans and vulnerable children in Southern and Eastern Africa face huge challenges to their safety, wellbeing and development. Together with the African Network for the Prevention and Protection Against Child Abuse and Neglect (ANPPCAN), we reduce the number of child abuse and neglect cases in the communities where we operate in Tanzania.   We strengthen child protection structures ... Read More

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November 23, 2015


ANPPCAN, Uganda


ANPPCAN, UgandaExtreme poverty drives the violation of children's rights in Uganda. The difficulties people face in earning consistent income and providing food for the family, and low levels of awareness about the need to protect children, lead to neglect, malnutrition and exploitation, such as child labour.   Together with our local partner in Uganda, ANPPCAN, we inform communities about child ... Read More

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October 23, 2016


Cheka Sana, Tanzania


Cheka Sana, TanzaniaStreet children in Tanzania are at risk of exploitation, abuse and violence. With few options to earn money for food, they become susceptible to negative influences. Together with our local partner, Cheka Sana, we are working to identify the orphans and vulnerable children who are most at risk on the streets of Mwanza in north-west Tanzania.   We ... Read More

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CWPS, Zimbabwe


CWPS, Zimbabwe  Thousands of orphans and vulnerable children live and work on the streets of Harare, Zimbabwe. This long-term problem is symptomatic of deep-rooted social and economic factors. There are strong causes for the rising numbers of young people living on the streets in these urban areas, but only weak interventions and responses.   Street children have unique needs due ... Read More

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GROOTS, Kenya


GROOTS, Kenya We have been partnering with GROOTS (Grass Roots Organisations Operating Together in Sisterhood) to address poverty and vulnerability amongst orphans and vulnerable children in Kenya, since 2013. Our aim is to address the situations which put young people most at risk, and enable them to be emotionally healthy and economically empowered.   In particular we have been working ... Read More

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November 23, 2015


MPC Blantyre, Malawi


MPC Blantyre, MalawiThe remote, rural areas of Malawi have very little infrastructure, so it is difficult and expensive for most NGOs to reach the many orphans and vulnerable children in need of support.   But along with our project partner MPC, we developed an efficient, low-cost and replicable way to reach these children, by working with the congregations and existing ... Read More

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October 23, 2016


MPC Nkhoma, Malawi


MPC Nkhoma, MalawiThe remote rural areas of Malawi have very little infrastructure, so it is difficult and expensive for most NGOs to reach the many orphans and vulnerable children in need of support. But along with our local partner MPC, we developed an efficient, low-cost and replicable way to reach these children, by working with the congregations and existing frameworks ... Read More

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Oasis Mbale, Uganda


Oasis Mbale, Uganda Orphans and vulnerable children in Southern and Eastern Africa face huge challenges to their safety, wellbeing and development. Oasis, our project partner in Uganda, has developed training models for parents, community leaders, teachers and children in child protection, child rights, positive parenting and the importance of education.   Oasis identified a need to protect vulnerable young people ... Read More

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November 23, 2015


Oasis Pader, Uganda


Oasis Pader, Uganda Orphans and vulnerable children in Southern and Eastern Africa face huge challenges to their safety, wellbeing and development. Oasis, our project partner in Uganda, identified a need to protect orphans and vulnerable young people who have been made vulnerable by extreme poverty, in Pader, Northern Uganda.   Together with Oasis, we have developed effective training models for ... Read More

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Oasis PSP, Zimbabwe


Oasis PSP (Pre-School Programme), Zimbabwe Orphans and vulnerable children in Southern and Eastern Africa face huge challenges to their safety, wellbeing and development, and education is critical to breaking the vicious cycle of poverty. In Zimbabwe, pre-school is a requirement for entry into primary education but there aren’t enough pre-school places available for all children. In many areas, the only ... Read More

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Oasis Skills Training, Zimbabwe


Oasis Skills Training, Zimbabwe Zimbabwe’s ongoing economic and political challenges greatly affect vulnerable girls. Many young people can’t afford to attend school and, with no qualifications or immediate employment opportunities, they take to the streets to beg for money. Once on the streets, they are at threat from crime and negative influences, and girls are especially vulnerable to prostitution.   ... Read More

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Oasis Tanaka, Zimbabwe


Oasis Tanaka, ZimbabweGirls, boys and young people living on the streets of Zimbabwe are particularly vulnerable. With few opportunities to work for money, many resort to begging, stealing or prostitution. They are susceptible to negative influences, and often become involved in substance abuse, fall pregnant at a young age, contract sexually transmitted infections or find themselves in abusive relationships.   ... Read More

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October 23, 2016


PASADA, Tanzania


PASADA, TanzaniaThe coastal region of Mkuranga, Tanzania, has a high prevalence of HIV/AIDs, which has a significant impact on the community. The majority of support services are designed to meet medical needs, but orphans and vulnerable young people, and their carers, receive very little support to deal with other challenges. Guardians struggle to cope with children’s grief and other trauma ... Read More

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RIDE, Uganda


RIDE, Uganda There are many orphans and vulnerable children in need of support in the rural areas of Uganda. We work with our local project partner, RIDE, to promote child rights in primary and secondary schools, and the wider community, in order to reduce abuse and neglect.   Together we teach children, parents and teachers about child rights, and link ... Read More

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November 23, 2015


SA, Kenya


SA, Kenya Equipping orphans and vulnerable young people with life skills and emotional and social support can dramatically improve their wellbeing and options for the future. Building a community support structure around them is also vital.   Since 2003, we have partnered with SA Kenya, rolling out our Kids’ Club model of emotional and social support, which promotes community involvement ... Read More

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SA, Malawi


SA, Malawi Building a community support structure is vital to help orphans and vulnerable children in the long term, and equipping young people with essential life skills and emotional and social support can dramatically improve their wellbeing and options for the future.   Since 2004, we have partnered with SA Malawi, rolling out our Kids’ Club model of emotional and ... Read More

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SA, Tanzania


SA, Tanzania Building a community support structure is vital to help orphans and vulnerable children in the long term, and equipping young people with essential life skills and emotional and social support can dramatically improve their wellbeing and options for the future.   Since 2003, we have partnered with SA Tanzania, rolling out our Kids’ Club model of emotional and ... Read More

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SA, Uganda


SA, UgandaBuilding a community support structure is vital to help orphans and vulnerable children in the long term, and equipping young people with essential life skills and emotional and social support can dramatically improve their wellbeing and options for the future.   We partner with the Salvation Army in Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania and Uganda, to roll out our Kids’ Club ... Read More

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October 23, 2016


SA, Zimbabwe


SA, ZimbabweBuilding a community support structure is vital to help orphans and vulnerable children in the long term, and equipping young people with essential life skills and emotional and social support can dramatically improve their wellbeing and options for the future.   We are partnering with SA Zimbabwe, rolling out our Kids’ Club model of emotional and social support, which ... Read More

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Simukai, Zimbabwe


Simukai, Zimbabwe We began partnering with Simukai in Zimbabwe, in 2007, to prevent child abuse. Together we have increased awareness of child rights issues within whole communities and have trained them to support young people effectively. We also improve the employment prospects of vulnerable young people by providing skills training and rehabilitating former street children.   We establish pre-schools for ... Read More

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November 23, 2015


Sparrow’s Nest, Tanzania


Sparrow’s Nest, Tanzania Sparrow’s Nest Foundation is situated in the remote rural community of Masasi, Tanzania. It is a small organisation with a big vision to find sustainable ways for the community to solve the issues orphans experience, such as grief, absence of home support, dropping out of school, and lack of training or employment opportunities.   Working together we ... Read More

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Undugu Nakuru, Kenya


Undugu, NakuruThousands of orphans and vulnerable young people live on the streets of Kenya. Our local project partner, Undugu, has 30 years of experience working with street children, and has pioneered an approach that recognises that the young people themselves should be part of the solution to the problems they encounter. Through the Street Associations model, we work with the ... Read More

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October 23, 2016


Undugu, Kenya


Undugu, Kenya Thousands of orphans and vulnerable young people live on the streets of Nairobi. Our local project parter, Undugu, has 30 years of experience working with street children, and has pioneered a new approach that recognises that the young people themselves should be part of the solution to the problems they encounter. Through the Street Associations model, we work ... Read More

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November 23, 2015


ZACA, Zanzibar


ZACA, ZanzibarThe remote island of Zanzibar is home to many thousands of vulnerable children, with a high proportion of households caring for orphans or foster children. The lack of support structures in the community, limited access to basic services, insufficient opportunities for education and restricted livelihood options, all lead to low family income, making children even more vulnerable. The violation ... Read More

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October 23, 2016


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