A woman reading medical documents

Safeguarding children, youth and vulnerable families during the COVID-19 pandemic

  The social and economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic are being felt in communities across Africa. We know from the evidence and our experience that violence against women and…

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Gimbi uses her training to combat forced/early marriage

Gimbi’s Story – Combating Forced Marriage

Gimbi is a Protect Our Youth Club member from Baray Secondary School in Karatu District Council. When in Form II, she noticed that her father started processing her school transfer…  Read More

Apollo, GBV champion in Uganda

Apollo’s Story – Solving Gender-Based Violence

Demonstrating Empathy and Being an Example: How a Project Para-Social Worker Supports Better Outcomes From 2015 - 2020, World Education’s Bantwana Initiative has implemented Better Outcomes for Children and Youth…  Read More

WEI/Bantwana will strengthen the capacity of local organization in Mozambique

World Education to Support Implementation of New Locally Led Projects in Mozambique

World Education’s Bantwana Initiative will strengthen the capacity of local organizations to coordinate and provide services for vulnerable families World Education is pleased to announce the award of two new…  Read More

The Closed User Group: Harnessing Mobile Technology to Accelerate a Coordinated HIV Response

From 6-10 July, the AIDS2020 Virtual conference is convening thousands of researchers, policymakers, program implementers, donors, and government leaders to share cutting-edge research and best-practice models in the global HIV…  Read More

Engaging Caregivers as Allies in Adolescents’ Health and Wellbeing

by Edton Babu Ndyabahika, Youth Sector Head, WEI/Bantwana, Uganda. As I write this blog about the importance of engaging caregivers as allies in maintaining the health and wellbeing of their…  Read More