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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. Child Protection Signature Initiative
  8. Every Last One Counts
  9. Bringing Back Out of School Children