|Regions: Africa Asia Latin America|
Name of Organization: Kaugmaon Center for Children's Concerns Foundation
Project Title: "Community-based Interventions for Child Laborers in the 13 Urban Poor Barangays of Davao City"
Project Timeframe: May 2005 - July 2006
Location of Project: 13 urban poor villages (barangays) in Davao City
Budget Amount: $ 9,950
NGO contact and website:
#59 Vinzon-Cervante Street, Barrio Obrero
Davao City, Philippines
Phone:(+63-82) 221 6669, (+63-82) 221 6669
Email: Philippineskaugmaon@mozcom.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Project's Primary Objective: Raise awareness of the importance of education for all children, and mobilize a wide array of actors to improve and expand education infrastructures.
Description of Organization: Kaugmaon's CIRCLE project is aimed at raising the awareness of parents, children and community members concerning the hazards of child labor and the importance of educational alternatives that prevent child labor. It has a small component that aims to provide tutorial services to at least 50 child laborers.
At the conclusion of the project, Kaugmaon hopes to have reached at least 450 child laborers and their parents and community members in the 13 target communities who can:
For its tutorial service, Kaugmaon will target 50 child laborers in school who have difficulties with their academic performance. At the end of their educational program, at least 35 of the 50 child laborers will pass their subjects.
Project Targets (Common Indicators):
Enrollment: 50 children
Persistence: 35 children
Completion: 100% (50 children)