Bring support for education and child protection at a center in Cotonou, Benin, West Africa

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Benín

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    Última actividad

    29/06/2022

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  • Descripción

    Descripción

    We started our activities in 2000 with the assistance of mothers in distress, through the creation of a solidarity group between women gathered in the context of religious activities. The group was later formalized as an NGO in 2004. We are women facing precariousness, who decided to act to change their lives. situation and improve their environment.

       We are in Cotonou, the economic capital of Benin in West Africa where children and women are the most disadvantaged, in a context of widespread poverty, where culture is not favorable to gender equality and where children's rights are poorly respected.

     We started a nursery and daycare center in 2008. The purpose of this center is to provide an area of ​​protection and education for children, help and training for women in difficulty, including single mothers, single mothers and out-of-school girls. providing services that help families in general. The resources to run the center were planned to come from wealthier families to whom the center offers services (nursery, nursery, nursery school).

    During our 10 years of experiences; the operation has been extremely difficult, in that the resources obtained from the services are insuf- ficient. Our activities in the center are:

    Daily cares for children (hygiene, meals)
    - children's education (nursery school, kindergarten, tutoring)
    - Children's Holidays (Holiday Camp, Christmas Celebration)
    -crafting and sewing and embroidery (in installation)
    -sensitization to the place of the mothers, the mothers-mothers, the members of the NGO and the population in general, on the problems:
    .Child's rights
    .Safety at work
    .promotion of women / gender and development.

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Trabajo de caridad
    Práctica de idiomas
    Enseñanza
    Cuidado de niños y juegos creativos
    Mantenimiento general
    Ayuda con ordenadores/Internet

  • Objetivos de sostenibilidad de las NU que intenta conseguir este anfitrión

    Objetivos de sostenibilidad de las NU que intenta conseguir este anfitrión

    Objetivos de las NU
    Fin de la pobreza
    Hambre cero
    Salud y bienestar
    Educación de calidad
    Igualdad de género
    Agua limpia y saneamiento
    Energía asequible y no contaminante
    Trabajo decente y crecimiento económico
    Industria, innovación e infraestructura
    Reducción de las desigualdades
    Ciudades y comunidades sostenibles
    Producción y consumo responsables
    Acción por el clima
    Vida submarina
    Vida de ecosistemas terrestres
    Paz, justicia e instituciones sólidas
    Alianzas para lograr los objetivos
  • Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    We remain very flexible on working hours, in order to respect your pace, to promote your contact with the environment, the distractions, the discovery of other localities of the country. We specify that we are very close to the biggest stadium of Benin (Stadium Friendship General Mathieu KEREKOU KOUHOUNOU) where you can attend or participate in entertainment activities.

    Also the city of Cotonou is at the seaside and has e Dantokpa which is one of the largest and most impressive The city of Ouidah which is the city par excellence of Vodoun and Ganvié which is one of the largest lacustrine villages in the sub region are less than 25km from us.

    We guarantee a welcome and a friendly atmosphere, so that you feel at home. "In Benin the foreigner is king" .Also you will freely choose the activities that you would like better. Our activities will allow you to discover Beninese culture, to learn, to share the joy of children every day; to improve your creativity; give and receive on major issues of the environment.

  • Proyectos con niños

    Proyectos con niños

    En este proyecto podría haber niños. Para obtener más información, consulta nuestras directrices y consejos aquí.

  • Ayuda

    Ayuda

    We wish to welcome volunteers / trainees / cooperants, to obtain:
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️ contributions of ideas / implementation in the mobilization of help or support, both physical, material and financial to our activities, specifically: *️️️️️️️️️️️️ the development of the living environment
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️ the creation and animation of a website;
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️ supervision of children (class, tutoring for elementary school children, daycare, summer camps, learning English, prospecting, training and awareness of adults on certain topics).
    We wish to welcome volunteers / trainees / cooperants, to obtain:

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️ contributions of ideas / implementation in the mobilization of help or support, both physical, material and financial to our activities, specifically:
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️ the development of the living environment
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️ supervision of children (class, tutoring for elementary school children, daycare, summer camps, learning English, prospecting, training and awareness of adults on certain topics).

    Current specific needs:
-We are looking for people with good communication skills. Our foundation is growing up and we want more visibility on the different social network ( instagram, TikTok, Facebook). The volunteer who come here should be able to animate them as much as possible everyday. 
- One of the other mission, will be to find other partnership and continue are crowdfunding campaign.

    Community needs
Our guests/volunteers are not really aware of the needs of the community. It is a very poor community where there is a great need for old clothes of all ages and sexs, toys for kids, learning materials like books, pens.

    That's why we request anyone with that kind heart to at least help with any amount of finance affordable. I had feedback to include this to the page as volunteers could bring the above from their countries.

  • Idiomas hablados

    Inglés: Fluido
    Francés: Fluido

  • Alojamiento

    Alojamiento

    We have a room for two with mattresses one place .We can also help for cooking in our kitchen. Market is close of our place the were we have rice, pasta, beans, sweet potato and yams, flour or maize starch, lemongrass tea, bread, fruit, fish, milk cheese, flour fritters wheat and many others.

  • Un poco más de información

    Un poco más de información

    • Acceso a Internet

    • Acceso a Internet limitado

      Acceso a Internet limitado

    • Tenemos animales

    • Somos fumadores

    • Puede alojar familias

  • ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    Más de dos

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    Horas esperadas

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Son opciones de calificación adicionales para cuando los miembros dejan sus comentarios. Se muestra la calificación media dejada en cada opción.

Precisión del perfil: (4.5)

Intercambio cultural: (5.0)

Comunicación: (4.5)






Número de referencia de anfitrión: 664468435321