Proposals in Violence Prevention

February 27, 2013

Cote d'Ivoire: With ICT I can…

This project aims to protect children. We will work with a school to instruct students on the best uses of ICT. They will use ICT for their security: to find information about VBG, best usage practices, and articles and texts on their rights as children – which they will then be able to comment on.  

Guatemala: Alert Network for Health Workers

The project consists of a training program for Union leaders in order to enable them to become a network link in theri community to alert authorities on issues regarding health, safety and security issues. The network should function on an online platform where union members would have access to input information and alerts so they can activate our quick response systems throughout the country.

February 25, 2013

Phillipines: Enhancing Children's Capacities for Advocacy

The project will increase awareness and improve access of at least 200 working children/ youth -at-risk in Metro Manila (Philippines) on child rights, child protection, climate change and basic education through the Alternative Learning System- eSkwela program. An Instructional Manager/ Peer Facilitator will facilitate discussion fora and other web and computer-based activities on child rights advocacy and on various issues that affect them.

February 19, 2013

South Africa: men against rape

The incedence of men raping and killing women is getting out of hand. it feels as if men have lost all sense of morality. this project is aimed at creating a webiste and conducting awareness campaings through rallys and cellphone apps for people to have their say against this scourge. We need to take a stand. This project seeks to provide women and men with a forum to speak about their experiences. let the world know that this is no longer isolat

Pakistan: Hundreds for Dozens

The proposed idea is to initiate a printed publication, reflecting a pictorial representation of the victims of WAR ON TERROR. For more than a decade, unremitting conflict exists in the northern tribal areas of Pakistan & Afghanistan, among the militant groups and Law enforcing agencies from all around the world. Hundreds of guiltless have lost their lives literally and figuratively along with dozens of blameworthy.

February 18, 2013

Uganda: The Dawson Wambi End Mob Violence Campaign

Dawson Wambi Jr was burnt by a mob of church goers in Northern Uganda in 2001 and Dawson Wambi Sr was murdered by village mob in Eastern Uganda in 2012. Ironically, both victims, working for peace, justice and community development under Uganda Joint Christian Council and Mpolyabigere Community Library respectively suffered mistaken identity. The project intends to mobilize local communities to observe human rights and to stop mob violence.

February 17, 2013

Uganda: Training and Coaching for Drug Users on Media Relations

The project seeks to equip Drug Users engaged in their human rights work in Uganda to engage more effectively with the media and the public through delivery of a customized training programme, coupled with some limited, but focused communication support.

February 16, 2013

Kenay: Woman's GBV Voice Platform

This is a mobile based information dissemination platform where information regarding Gender based violence against women can be shared directly into individual woman's handset and similarly, the recipient can reply to these messages to make her contributions on the issues reported. This short message service will then be linked directly to our organization's website and face book plus twitter pages to be shared to the global world.

Kenya: Operation SGBV out!

As a result of the unprecedented growth, affordability and coverage of mobile telephony in Kenya, we propose to anchor to it SGBV prevention and survivor support. Efforts to address and reduce SGBV within communities, principally among men and boys remain dismal. There is a need to go innovative, smart and large scale. We see a mobile phone as a tool for community mobilization, reporting, whistle blowing, advocacy/lobbying, and survivor support