To save lives and reduce suffering of the population affected by the ongoing crisis in the Central African Republic, including refugees in the region by providing emergency healthcare, livelihoods support and protection activities. It will also include advocacy to ensure effective coordination among humanitarian and development donors, early engagement of international financial institutions, and support to the cross-Whitehall CAR strategy in the fields of security, justice and governance.
This project will provide awareness campaigns, child protection and childs rights training to counter traditional assumptions around women's rights, reduce stigma and support the creation of a protective environment. It will establish and train community-based Child Protection Committees, and build capacity of local actors to prevent and respond to sexual violence. It will also support survivors of sexual violence including psychosocial care and referral to health services.