Teachers in Uganda discuss lesson plan before conducting a Paper Prayers art session, where children create printed messages or prayers for someone important in their lives. World Education’s Bantwana Initiative introduced Paper Prayers sessions to its programs in both Uganda and Swaziland.
Smiling community member in Western Uganda, working with the Bantwana Initiative. The Bantwana Initiative works with local communities and small organizations to support AIDS orphans and other vulnerable children grow up to be healthy adults.
Joan, an orphan in Uganda, poses with her caregiver at a Child Care Givers Day, where the Bantwana Initiative‘s Child Rights Clubs from 2 local schools present plays and poems promoting child rights to caregivers.
Bantwana’s mission is to improve the wellbeing of vulnerable children and their caregivers and families affected by HIV and AIDS and poverty. Learn about Bantwana’s work improving livelihoods, child protection, and psychosocial support in western Uganda.