CAreer jamborees-keeping girls in school
Keeping Girls in School!
CAREER JAMBOREES-KEEPING GIRLS IN SCHOOL (South Africa)
The initiative is comprised of a school outreach programme dedicated to subject choice selection, career awareness including the dissemination of informative resource materials for the advancement of learner career participation from a young age. The initiative aims to respond to the social ills afflicting many of the youth in the rural areas of KZN such as teenage pregnancy, sexual abuse, child headed households, HIV/AIDS etc. with the main-focus being the female learners.
START OF THE PROJECT 05.05.2014
ORGANISATION KZN Science Centre
COSTS The programme costs 43,002 US Dollars which mostly goes to making of information packs for the learners, accommodation and transports for the KZNSC team.
IMPACT Over 6000 female learners are reached per year over a period of 5 months.
TARGET GROUP Young females
CONTACT DETAILS Nonhlonipho Dlamini