The project is jointly funded and implemented by Rwenzori Information Centre Net work (RICNET) and Global Fund for Children. RICNET contributes 403,000= per girl for a full package of Six month Training at CEAKA training centre in Rwamwanja and provides training materials and start up kit to each beneficiary.
Training Details: The project involves the following activities in addition to Vocational skills training:
- Counseling of Girls and Mentoring of Girls. Sessions of carrier guidance to girls are always are organized. These sessions are after Behavioral change as refugee girls and other Youth out of Schools come with Vices that are contrary to learning
- Reproductive health Education: As the girls we support are all of reproductive age, reproductive health packages including Health rights, youth problems, Life skills are given to them to help them cope up with life natural passions etc
- Communication Skills: Being business students, it is imperative to train them on business communication, interpersonal relationships among others to enhance their knowledge and meet dynamic world. 8 Sessions are organized.
- Entrepreneurship and small business management: Entrepreneurship being a livelihood lesson is integrated in the whole training processes to enhance their knowledge to enable them is able to deal with customers who will come for Tailoring and Hair dressing services. bi-Weekly sessions is organized on entrepreneurship
INTAKE July 2016 - May 2017:20 GIRLS JOINTLY SELECTED FOR TRAINING WITH SYPPORT FROM RICNET / GFC AT CEAKA FOR 2016/17 INTAKESNNAMES/HH No.AGECOURSE APPLIED FORVILLAGEDESCRIPTIONS1Vumiria Kakuze292936922Hair dressingBase camp 2Separated after early marriage. Has one child and takes care for other 4 Children whose mother died during the War. She is a maternal aunt to the Minors.2Afia Jacline628-13H0016619Hair dressingBase camp 2She is girl mother with two Children whose fathers are different.She stays alone in Rwamwanja with no guardian and has no source of livelihood.3Oltance SalamaA386582418TailoringBase camp 1She dropped school in Senior two because of war. She failed to continue with Secondary education here as she separated with her mother who is only alive but her destination unknown.4Mukeshimaana Maombi2928122.18TailoringBase camp 2Girl mother who was pregnanted by a man as she was studding at Rwamwanaja PS in P6 .The survivor has a child of 2 months. She has no parents in Rwamwanja as her only mother who is alive is in DRC.5Nikuzimaana Mariteri766-00004415922Hair dressingKyempango B3She stays alone in Rwamwanja as she separated with parents during the war. She has no source of Livelihood.6Ketya Bosco429-0012762721Hair DressingBase camp 2She is Mother of 2 minors. Her both parents were killed by thugs who were hired by her Paternal Uncle after they had Land conflicts. Her grandmother was also killed by thugs. The child survived by then she was in P4. She was brought up by neighbors. Stays alone in Rwamwanja.7Munezero Alice292904020Computer skills trainingBase camp 3Separated with Parents in DRC when she was in S5.War broke as she had gone to school and when she came, found parents had left and everything at home had been burnt. One year later, Parents joined her in Rwamwanja. Her parents are very poor and have no capacity to help her continue with further studies.8Maria Uwayezu18TailoringBase camp 3She is a girl mother of one child. She grew up alone under care of Kariile Elizabeth who was a neighbor and well wisher .She doesn’t know any of the relatives in her life.9Anita Kakure292944522TailoringMahani 2Was in Senior one when war broke. War broke and separated with the parents up to now she does not know of their where about.10Karyamba Kabuwo26Hair dressingBase camp IIShe is a person of special need as she was operated 7 times in 10 years. Un able to engage in demanding field livelihood activities. So stressed and needs support to make her busy.11Furaha Judith26Hair dressingBase camp II PSN farmA mother of one child and she was raped by nine FDRR rebels leading to the extraction of her uterus. Her husband abandoned her because of her situation.12Mwamini Jeanine628-OOO635621Hair dressingBase camp IIMother of three children who separated with her husband. Her husband left and joined rebels. She has no relatives around and needs economic support13Kamucho Nyiramugisha292839618Hair dressingBase camp IIIA girl single mother to one child. She never went to school as she grew up without a father and her mother is disabled as a result of being shot by rebels. She takes care of her mother, the child and the siblings.14Furaha Sherezo766-0000166220Hair dressingKaihora BWas married but separated. Leaves here alone as the only mother remained in DRC and the father was killed by rebels.15Aliance Tuombe429-0011033222TailoringBase camp IIMother to two children of different fathers. She came to Rwamwanja in 2012 alone and the life was too difficult, got married to a man who abandoned her after producing one child. Later, was impregnated again. Completed S.1.16Birangamayo MahiirweA386451221HairdressingBase camp IIIMarried but divorced and has two children, her parents remained in DRC, has no source of livelihood.17Tumukunde Maniriho292857920Hair dressingBase camp IIShe has no all the parents and is a girl child mother. She separated with the husband after selling ball the land they had been given by OPM. Has no source of livelihood.18Izabayo Ester292817022TailoringKaihora B IIStudied up to S.2 and dropped because of the war. Stays alone in Rwamwanja with her one child. She has any relative around.19Julian Maombi766-0004413416HairdressingKaihora BSeparated child, not studying as she stays alone and has no one to provide for her. Her mother died and the father remained in Congo. She has no one to provide for her.20Izabayo Ester766-0002412316HairdressingKaihora BA separated child who is not studying because she stays alone and has no one to pay for her fees. She was studying but because of the war she dropped at P.2 . The parents are alive but all remained in DRC. She has no source of livelihood to support her life.