Child Protection

Sunday 3 December 2017

Corrective surgery helps Godwin to walk again

By:David Erot and Andrew Omendo

Godwin walks to school

Godwin is 8 years old and lives in Lokichar town in Turkana County. He started developing a knee deformity at the age of 2 years. His parents believed that Godwin was bewitched by relatives who had a difference with Godwin’s family.

Sunday 3 December 2017

Cerebral palsy…Kelvin’s journey

By Benson Ewoi and Philip Ekuwom

Kelvin while at home

Kelvin Ekai is 7 years old and lives in Maendeleo village Turkana County. Kelvin was born at home and diagnosed with cerebral palsy when he was four months old. 

Sunday 3 December 2017

A smile for Baby Maxwell

By:David Erot

Baby Maxwell before the operation

Sunday 26 November 2017

A Family for Every Last Child…Foster Care in Dadaab Refugee Camp

By Patrick Wekesa & Caroline Kwamboka

Zamzam holding Yasin* an abandoned baby

Wednesday 13 September 2017

Salma’s story… What works to keep girls in school?

By Muktar Muhumed

Salma during a class session

 

Salma Mohamud is a 15 year old girl from Wajir County. In the year 2015, Salma was on the verge of dropping out of school and getting married after completing her primary education. 

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