1-Day Refresher Training for CCPC Members in Wukara and Tasha 1

A 1-Day Refresher training course for the Community Child Protection Committee (CCPC) members in Tasha 1 and Wukara Communities was held on the 25th of February 2021. This one day event is aimed to further equip the CCPC on preventing an responding to Child Sexual Abuse in their communities. This is supported by European Union […]

1-Day Refresher Training For CCPC Members in Wuna and Kayarda Communities

A one day refresher training course was held for the Child Protection Committee(CCPC) members of Kayarda and Wuna  communities on the 23rd of February 2021. This one day event featured the CCPC members outlining their roles and responsibilities, achievements so far and challenges faced along the way as well as lessons learnt. Thy outlined future […]

Remedial Classes Begin for The Year 2021, Under the Spotlight Initiative

Remedial classes still up and running in project schools under the #SpotlightInitiative. This project contracted by  UNESCO  and implemented by Soar Initiative is creating safe spaces for girls and putting in efforts to prevent violence against Women & Girls, these remedial lessons are aimed at helping vulnerable girls be at par with other students. #SpotlightNG […]

Launch of Physical Safe Spaces in Kurudu and Ushafa Communities Under The Spotlight Initiative

Under the SpotlightInitiative contracted by UNESCO, Soar Initiative officially launches safe spaces for women and girls in Kurudu community of AMAC and Ushafa community of Bwari. The District Head (Hakimi) of Kurudu community, HRH Chief Ezra Gomna pledges to give his support towards the sustainability of the Spotlight Initiative Safe Space in Kurudu implemented by […]

Children’s Party Organized by CCPC in Project Communities under RoLAC

Children’s Party organized by the Community Child Protection Committee (CCPC) in Tasha1, Wukara, Wuna and Kayarda Community was aimed at sensitizing children on speaking up against Child Sexual Abuse and also encouraged to report cases of abuse to the trained CCPC or Male and Female mentors. These high key events featured happy ad vibrant children […]

SOAR CHILD AND TEEN SUPPORT CENTER OFFICIAL LAUNCH

In a country of 200 million, where sexual assault is described as ‘endemic’, a small centre has been launched in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital to provide psychosocial support for children and teens sexually abused while they wait for justice. Recent reports of rape incidents have left many Nigerians enraged over incessant savage attacks, especially on children […]

UN Women Deputy Executive Director Åsa Regnér visits Nigeria to Review The UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women

The high key event featured the attendance of important dignitaries which included the UN Women of Nigeria country representative; Mrs Chinyere Eyoh, Executive Director of SOAR Initiative and students of various schools that were under the project. The event featured various activities which included a dance presentation by the students of Junior secondary school Apo […]

PARTNERSHIP WITH UNESCO UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT INITIATIVE TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS

The European Union (EU) and the United Nations (UN) embarked on a new, global, multi-year initiative focused on eliminating all forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) – The Spotlight Initiative. The Initiative is particularly focused on sexual and gender-based violence and the harmful practices of child marriage and Female Genital Mutilation. The Initiative […]