The Project seeks empower single mothers in Chake Chake district Pemba Island in using new information technology telling their stories on the success and challenges they face while caring for HIV/AIDS Children. It will use Audio program and Blog to send messages to great audiences and authorities,This project is unique and will be fruitfull.
What locality or neighborhood will your project focus on?
Pemba -Zanzibar ,Tanzania
Describe the specific community with whom you will be working.
This project will include 25 single mothers caring for orphans which has no access to information and has little or not able to own mobile telephone.
It is due to economic barriers that make them has low access to various information which can help them to share information among them and other groups,They are underrepresented group even by local media.
What kinds of news, stories and other content will be created?
This program will help target group to publish news,stories as following:-
1) Making special Audio Journal 30 minutes program which will be prepared and voiced by target group.Under this journal things such as Human rights,Environment,Health,Education,voice agains Gender based violence and others will be discussed.
2) Blog; The target group will establish their Blog,which will publish day to day events in their concerns and rights.
What technologies and digital tools do you plan to use in the trainings?
We will use,Flipcharts, Television,and Projector Screen
Describe the connections that you or your organization have already established that will contribute to the success of the project.
This project will be implemented in partneship with local Organisation known as Pemba Children's Club which have been working with Orphans,vulnerable children and their single mothers.also we will collaborate with local Infomation centers existing in our area for the training.
How many participants do you think will be involved in your project?
The training will include 25 single mothers living in Chake Chake District of Pemba, Zanzibar Tanzania.
Participants will be selected using partner consultation and intrests to individual participants, Binding contract will be made.
All participants attendance will be recorded,Certificates will be issued.
Upon implementation of the project,We believe that more single mother will be trained.
Besides the microgrant funding, what other resources and support are you seeking for your project to ensure its success?
We would like Rising Voives to support us for Computers 5 pc, and financial matters.
Ali Haji Hamad
Pemba Press Club
March 4, 2013