Children and young people living with dignity

 

African Activists meet in County Wicklow, Ireland to discuss End to FGM

December 6th, 2016|Comments Off on African Activists meet in County Wicklow, Ireland to discuss End to FGM

In September 2016, as part of the Guardian News & Media's Global Campaign to End FGM, supported by HDF, eleven activists and anti-FGM campaigners from across Africa gathered in Glencree Peace and Reconciliation Centre in [...]

Social Change Initiative Publishes Key Messages Ahead of UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants

August 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Social Change Initiative Publishes Key Messages Ahead of UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants

The Social Change Initiative (SCI) works on improving the effectiveness of activism for progressive social change and influencing how such work is funded by donors. Migration is a priority issue for SCI and with support [...]

Safe Hands for Girls Strengthens FGM Ban in the Gambia through School Outreach Campaign

August 8th, 2016|Comments Off on Safe Hands for Girls Strengthens FGM Ban in the Gambia through School Outreach Campaign

It's been one year since FGM was officially banned in the Gambia, however the implementation of the law and sensitizing local communities to the harmful effects of FGM remains a significant challenge.  Safe Hands for [...]

The Centre for Justice & Crime Prevention

This month HDF is presenting the work of the Centre for Justice & Crime Prevention, a non-profit organisation that works with local partners to ensure access to safe and inclusive schools in townships with a high prevalence of violence outside of Cape Town and Port Elizabeth in South Africa.  To learn more about the exciting work CJCP is doing, please click here.

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