YWCAAIDS :: THE "BAWA" PROJECT

CARE & SUPPORT TO OVC

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Approximately 572 Orphaned and Vulnerable Children (OVCs) reached with support initiatives in form of school fees, food and clothing.Over 20,000 Orphaned and Vulnerable Children (OVCs) reached with support initiatives in form of school fees, food, clothing and meeting cost for personal effects for girls.

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HIV/AIDS & WOMEN ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

YWCAA in partnership with the Stephen Lewis Foundation offers training in small scale business skills and provide start-up revolving community funds for economic empowerment to bar waitresses and grandmothers (BAWA)in order to make a meaningful choice of earning a living and reduce their exposure to violence and HIV/AIDS. The program also looks into empowering the beneficiaries with relevant information on HIV/AIDS, knowledge on basic legal rights and advocacy skills, reproductive health, human rights, rights to decision making and leadership.