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Sustaining Adolescent Participation in Community Institutions to Address Child Marriages and Create Awareness among Adolescents on COVID-19

Key objectives:

Project Objectives:

Community Structures (LSOs) strengthened for their role to address adolescent related issues including child marriages, violence against children and create awareness among adolescent on COVID-19

Project Outputs:

Output-1:

Adolescent Champions integrated as sub-committees of LSOs

Output-2:

9,000 Adolescents made aware of preventive measures against COVID-19 and Early Child Marriages

Profile of the Project:

Province: Sindh

  • District Ghotki: 5 Union Council and 50 Villages
  • District Khairpur:5 Union Council and 50 Villages

This is an UNICEF funded Project. RSPN/SRSO are implementing partners of this Project. The duration of the project is 6 months. The project has started its implementation from Dec 2020.

The project has catchment area of 10 Union Councils covering (10 LSOs and 100VOs) of two districts of Sindh i.e ( 5 Union councils in each District of Ghotki and Khairpur). In which 300 adolescent champions (200 girls and 100 boys) from both targeted districts will be identified, trained to organize awareness sessions on Covid-19 and early child marriages and these adolescents will also be integrated with VOs and LSOs in the form of sub committees

Furthermore these adolescent will identify and form peer groups and disseminate information to further 9000 champions. A total number of 9000 Adolescents will be made aware of preventive measures against COVID-19 and Early Child Marriages. Total 9000 adolescents (60% girls) from community level to benefit through awareness sessions facilitated by trained adolescents champions.

Progress of SAPCI-COVID-19 District Khairpur – From Dec 2020 to 13-01-2021
Sr# Activities Target Progress Remarks
1 Project Introduction Meeting with LSOs 5 5 Completed
2 Project Introduction Meeting with Village Organizations 50 50 Completed
3 Identification of Female Adolescent Champions 100 100 Completed
4 Identification of Male Adolescent Champions 50 50 Completed
5 Training of Local Support Organizations on integration of adolescent champions 5 5 Completed
6 No of Adolescents integrated into VO as sub committees (Female and Male) 150 150 Completed
7 No of Adolescents integrated into LSO as sub committees (60% female and 40% male) 50 6 In Process
8 Training of Adolescent Champions on dissemination of preventive measures against COVID-19 and Early Child Marriages 150 Planned in Coming Month
9 No of adolescent reached through peers to peers sessions by adolescent champions on preventive measures against COVID-19 and Early Child Marriages (multiple sessions as per manual) 4500 Regular activity after training of adolescent champions
Progress of SAPCI-COVID-19 District Ghotki – From Dec 2020 to 13-01-2021
Sr# Activities Target Progress Remarks
1 Project Introduction Meeting with LSOs 5 5 Completed
2 Project Introduction Meeting with Village Organizations 50 50 Completed
3 Identification of Female Adolescent Champions 100 100 Completed
4 Identification of Male Adolescent Champions 50 50 Completed
5 Training of Local Support Organizations on integration of adolescent champions 5 5 Completed
6 No of Adolescents integrated into VO as sub committees (Female and Male) 150 150 Completed
7 No of Adolescents integrated into LSO as sub committees (60% female and 40% male) 50 10 In Process
8 Training of Adolescent Champions on dissemination of preventive measures against COVID-19 and Early Child Marriages 150 Planned in Coming Month
9 No of adolescent reached through peers to peers sessions by adolescent champions on preventive measures against COVID-19 and Early Child Marriages (multiple sessions as per manual) 4500 Regular activity after training of adolescent champions

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