FAMILY EMPOWERMENT NETWORK

ACHIMO Community Development Project.

The project will help to reduce poverty among women children and Young people in Uganda. To promote the benefits of women and children of African origin living in the UK to access education/health activities to reduce isolation, improve their mental health and advance their integration in local communities where they live.

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Registered Charity in England and Wales (1123695)

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    Categories

  • Education/Training/EmploymentEducation/Training/Employment
  • Health/WellbeingHealth/Wellbeing
  • Human Rights/AdvocacyHuman Rights/Advocacy
  • Poverty Alleviation/ReliefPoverty Alleviation/Relief

    Helping

  • Children (3-18)Children (3-18)
  • Older PeopleOlder People
  • Women & GirlsWomen & Girls
  • Young People (18-30)Young People (18-30)

Location

Situation

To support the women and Children of Northern Uganda who have experience civil war for the past 20 years. Support women and children of African ethnic origin living in the UK who are mostly Refugees and Asylum Seekers gain more knowledge and confidence and overcome isolation and promote community development and participation. Project end goal. 1. To empower women to better support their children and take up employment to improve their family income not to rely on state/government benefits in the UK. 2. To empower women to become self reliance in order to look after the many orphans left during the civil war in Northern Uganda. Create/set up income generating projects such as (farming, fish pond, tree planting, small scale retail business, tailoring, catering, livestock keeping, poultry keeping, bee keeping and training on modern farming Financial breakdown. ₤20,000 for Education program ₤20,000 for Health program ₤20,000 for Income generating program ₤30,000 for equipments to support the various projects ₤10,000 for operational cost

Solution