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CAVWOC: Centre for Alternatives for Victimized Women and Children


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Local Rights Programme

Ongoing Project : 2006

Funded by: Action Aid

To empower women and girls to challenge laws, policies and practices that pre-disposes them to gender-based violence. To improve access to quality primary education and vocational skills for poor and vulnerable children in particular girls and enhance youth participation to contribute to poverty eradication.

Objectives

  • To empower women and girls to challenge laws, policies and practices that pre-disposes them to gender-based violence.
  • To improve access to quality primary education and vocational skills for poor and vulnerable children in particular girls and enhance youth participation to contribute to poverty eradication.
  • To enhance resilience among people living in poverty and smallholder women and men farmers in the context of climate change, natural disasters and extra active industry operations.
  • To improve access to quality primary education for poor and vulnerable children in particular girls through equitable and inclusive Early Childhood Development.

Activities

  • Case Handling in TA Nkalo and Kadewere
  • Monitoring of Caregivers
  • Monitoring of youth clubs
  • Monitoring of Goat Pass on systems
  • Monthly meeting with groups that are supported by CAVWOC
  • Dissemination of plans and budget
  • Half Year sponsorship briefings with volunteers
  • Child message collection Successes

Implementation Area

  • Chiradzulu, Malawi.

Achievements

  • 38 cases were handled in from January to date, 27 cases completed, 6 under court, 1 under police and 4 are pending
  • 12 CBCCs were monitored and have a total of 423 learners that are accessing quality ECD services of which 241 are girls and 182 are boys.
  • There are a total of 68 youth clubs from TA t village level
  • 250 goats that have been passed on were monitored in 10 GVHs around Tradition Authority Nkalo
  • The plans were disseminated in all 18 GVHs the CAVWOC with support from ACTION AID is working
  • A total of 180 volunteers attended the meeting
  • 431 messages out of 791 have been collected

 

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