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GTH - Impact Summary for the year 21/22

  • GTH
  • June 15, 2022

1. Social welfare program


  • ⦿ 36 children enrolled in school and supported with school fees, materials, and mentorship - a 12% increase in academic performance.

  • ⦿ 64 Households with limited capacity supported with Health Insurance -Access to Medical and Health Services.

  • ⦿ Gender-Based Violence was eradicated, and Menstruation was normalized (Stigma, Shame, and Poverty attached to menstruation were reduced). reduced teen pregnancies among students in Public Schools:


  • 443 Adolescent boys and girls in school trained in sexual reproductive health and Gender-Based Violence.
  • 110 Vulnerable Adolescent Girls in schools supported with free sanitary pads.
  • 10 Women and 3 Teenage Mothers supported with Reusable Sanitary Pads. 


2. Economic Empowerment Program


  • ⦿ 10 Women trained in financial literacy and small business creation - 5 Women received startup capital - 1 Saving and Lending group (SLG) was created and named IGIHOZO.


Results: 


  • ⦿ Increased confidence and willingness to run businesses and provide for their families as women.      
  • ⦿ Improved economic status of beneficiary families


3. Sanitation and Hygiene in School Program

  • ⦿ 24 Traditional pit latrines transformed into Sato Toilets.
  • ⦿ 1 SRH and Hygiene Club was Created at Gitega Primary School composed by 50 Students and 1 Teacher.
  • ⦿ 50 Liters of Liquid Soap, 200 Pieces of toilet paper, 50 Packs of Pads, 4 Jags, 3 Buckets, and 6 toilet brushes supplied at Gitega Primary School.

Results:

  • ⦿ Improved sanitation and hygiene practices 
  • ⦿ Safe sanitation facilities for both genders and children with disabilities
  • ⦿ Bad smells and flies transmitting diseases disappeared.

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