Timeline: May 2015 – December 2015
Project Objective: Provide GBV survivors with psychosocial counseling and referral services, and provide awareness on self protection mechanisms against the many forms of GBV.
Project Description: In Bahirke, Balslava, Shekhan and Shekhan Camp, Psycho-social support is being provided to GBV survivors and at risk of GBV women and girls. Vocational trainings for livelihood purposes in the areas of tailoring (In Bahirke) and hairdressing (in Shekhan) is provided by qualified trainers.
Project Outcomes: The project to date has reached out to 1,014 women and girls in total; provided 451 women and girls with psychosocial support, and awareness sessions to 482 high school girls and 146 parents from host communities.