SECTORAL AREAS OF INTERVENTION AND PRIORITY PROGRAMS
Hope Foundationis mandated to various interventions for self-help development and strives to work the bellow areas:
Health- (Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights through Sex Education)
We directly implement activities of SRHR through sex education, we launched this program during the second lockdown and our beneficiaries are the teenagers at schools. When schools resumed, we shifted our activities to schools targeting students and pupils in secondary and primary respectively.
- Functional Adult Literacy
Under this area, we have a total of 2107 leaners as per the first enrollment, we target category of people who didn’t have a chance to have opportunity for formal education program. We have established 10 learning centers and each having level 1&2.
- Girl Child Education- Girl’s Empowerment
Through the sex education, we use sports specifically girl’s football for mobilizing the community and providing a platform for us to pass our SRHR information. As well we use it as a way of building talents of girls through football, we offer scholarships to the best players. We have built a team of first and second eleven. We also use sports as a way of engaging girls to avoid them engage in unproductive activities that will influence them engage in sexual relationships.
We also specifically supporting students and pupils in the protection village by paying their school fees and uniform.
Sexual Gender Based Violence
We do SGBV together with SRHR, we identify cases and do referrals and follow-ups with partners that we have referred to, we conduct SGBV awareness in our clubs and community activities of SRHR with adolescents.
We are piloting a digital advocacy project aimed at preventing and reducing hate speech and advocating for meaningful participation and engagement of young people. This project entirely focuses on the youth with girls being a priority