Weight Test

Weight Test

Photo by Children First.

This school girl is receiving a health assessment from the USAID-funded Children First project in Zimbabwe, implemented by World Education’s Bantwana Initiative. This activity is part of the Children First health assessment program where volunteer nurses, and nurses from local clinics, go into schools and assess the health status of kids.

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Chutes and Ladders

Photo by World Education.

Sihilengeni Primary School-student on a slide in Zimbabwe.

Despite a national policy that provides free and universal primary education for all students, under-funding and vandalism has forced schools to request a small fee from students. Children First works through partners to provide block grants to get orphans and vulnerable children back into schools and provide alternative learning opportunities.

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