Comfort Rwanda & Congo

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Comfort Rwanda & Congo is looking to build a new school in Salugaba, North Kivu, DRC. At present 173 children are crammed into a wooden shelter. The children come from the nearby refugee camps, as well as displaced pygmy children.

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It ran from 12:00 PM, 4 December 2015 to 5:00 PM, 14 December 2015

Registered Charity in Scotland (SC030369)

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    Categories

  • Education/Training/EmploymentEducation/Training/Employment
  • Human Rights/AdvocacyHuman Rights/Advocacy
  • Poverty Alleviation/ReliefPoverty Alleviation/Relief
  • ReligiousReligious

    Helping

Location

Situation

The area of of the project has been suffering from war and extreme poverty for many years. Close to a million people are living in refugee camps. The children of those refugees as well as ex-child soldiers and children of displaced pygmies and women fleeing sexual violence have neither access to nor funding for education. The project is designed to provide free or low cost education to hundreds of those children.

Solution

The new Salugaba school will provide good quality classrooms and access to education for 600 children