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SOS Children’s Villages The Gambia’s Women Empowerment For Change Project – Farafenni Hand Over COVID-19 Medical Items to Farafenni General Hospital

SOS Children’s Villages The Gambia through their Women Empowerment for Change Project in North Bank Region funded by SOS Children’s Villages Finland presented COVID – 19 medical items (Infrared thermometers & Face masks) to Farafenni General Hospital. The Women Empowerment for Change in Farafenni Project supports 200 single women-headed households and 555 children. The project […]

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SOS Children’s Villages The Gambia wishes all her sponsors, donors and well-wishers a Happy and Joyous New Year

END OF YEAR MESSAGE FROM THE NATIONAL DIRECTOR SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGES THE GAMBIA.

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“Give Back Gambia” donates to SOS Mother and Child Clinic Bakoteh.

We were pleased to have received donation in the form of consumable health care goods from Give Back Gambia, a charity organisation registered in Sweden. Give Back is a non-profit, non-partisan, non-religious organisation established and registered in Sweden. This particular consignment donated to SOS Mother and Child Clinic constitute of consumable healthcare goods from various […]

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Senegalese mbalax super star (Wally B Seck)visit SOS Children’s Village Bakoteh.

We were pleased to have received the Senegalese music superstar Wally B Seck who on Thursday the 10th of December 2020 paid a special visit to our SOS Children’s Village Bakoteh to donate food items and toys for the children. He was accompanied by a high powered delegation from Senegal. Mr. Seck was received by […]

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Two days training of school teachers on improved teaching & learning methodologies

As we continue to strengthen and empower communities in The Gambia, the SOS Community Empowerment Project in Basse embarked on a two day training on improved teaching and learning methodologies for 7 teachers from seven different schools in Basse- URR. The objective of the training was to build the capacity and improve teaching and learning […]

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Pre-Kickoff Workshop on the Sustainable Waste Management to Reduce Child Rights Violations at the Bakoteh Dumpsite.

SOS Children Villages The Gambia and partners on Monday the 30th of November held a pre-kickoff workshop on the Project “Sustainable Waste Management to Reduce Child Rights Violation at the Bakoteh Dumpsite“. The project is funded by German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)​as the main Donor with co-funding support of 15% from […]

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Workshop on Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights.

The Right to health and information about your health is important. That is why at SOS Children’s Village’s The Gambia, we take the health and Safety of our children and young people seriously.To reaffirm our commitment in making sure that our beneficiaries especially the young people stay health throughout their life. A day workshop on […]

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USER-FRIENDLY VERSION OF THE 2019 UN RESOLUTION ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD FOCUSING ON CHILDREN WITHOUT PARENTAL CARE.

In 2019, the world welcomed the first ever UN Resolution on the Rights of the Child that basically focuses on children without parental care. SOS Children’s Villages created a user friendly version to make the resolution accessible to all professional working with and for children. Click on the link below to read and download. https://lnkd.in/ey8XuS9

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’Regaining hope after all is lost’

Meet Lisa Baldeh. Lisa Baldeh is a committed and hard working beneficiary in the SOS Community Empowerment Programme in Basse funded by the SOS Finland. A mother of three all of whom she lives with in a two room house while Lisa managed to enroll both Mariama and Fatima through her meager resources. Pateh is […]

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A WIDOW’S HOPE FOR LIFE.

Kanni Touray is a widow and a single woman headed household with four children (Absa Touray 16yrs, Kemo Touray 6yrs, Dam Touray 3yrs and Omar Touray 8yrs. Originally, from Makka Community, Kanni is a beneficiary of the Women’s Empowerment for Change Project in North Bank Region funded by SOS Children’s Villages Finland. Kanni and her […]