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Education and Child Protection

Goal: Improved protection access and quality education for children

To attain our goal and make an impact in children's lives, we seek to:

  • Improve capacity of households to nurture and protect children from abuse
  • Improve access to quality Early Childhood Development (3 to 5 years)
  • Improve literacy skills for boys and girls aged 6-13 year3

Our Education and Child Protection projects are implemented in the following counties: Narok, Migori, Kakamega, Kajiado, West Pokot, Turkana, Elgeyo Marakwet, Samburu, Isiolo, Marsabit, Wajir, Taita Taveta, Kilifi, Kitui, Nyamira, Nakuru, Lamu, Homabay, Elgeyo Marakwet, Nairobi and Samburu.   

Achievements: Financial Year 2018 (Oct 2017-September 2018)

World Vision Kenya Education & Child Protection Sector -Achievements: Financial Year 2018 (Oct 2017-September 2018)

Approaches: 

We use the following approaches to implement Education and Child Protection projects: Learning Roots, Un-lock Literacy, Empowering Children as Peace Builders, Skills for Life, Channels of Hope (CoH) for Child Protection and Gender, as well as Citizen Voice and Action.

Areas of focus

  • Child Protection
  • Female Genital Mutilation, Child Marriage and Child Abuse (sexual exploitation)
  • Literacy and Numeracy Skills
  • E-learning
  • Disability
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Life Skills Education and Mentorship
  • Safe Learning Environments

Projects and Grants:

  1. Lorroki Girl Child Education Project
  2. Hope for Flowers Project
  3. Sook AntiFGM Project
  4. GOK/UNFPA 8th Country Programme
  5. Accelerating the Abandonment of Female Genital Mutilation Project
  6. Well Spring Project
  7. Every Last One (ELO) Project
  8. Bringing Back Out of School Children