IDEP Impact

South Sudan

Hands of Grace, a children’s home and faith-organisation based in Juba, South Sudan, hosted a children’s celebration, cultural and advocacy event in Juba.

Activity Recap

The one-day event was facilitated by religious leaders and included the participation of parents, community leaders, teachers and local government officials.

Approximately 250 children, 50 parents and 35 additional guests were present at the event, which included Bible teachings; traditional songs, dances and drama presentations by the children.

Hands of Grace also organised a training for women care-givers, aimed at equipping and enhancing their skills in positive parenting, managing their finances and working toward reducing child poverty. This training involved women from 30 different church organisations.

Date: Friday, 17 October 2014
Location:
South Sudan