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Community NewsThanks to the generous support of our sponsors, World Vision was able to work alongside communities to accomplish the following in 2012.
Food and Agriculture
- Helped households plant vegetable seeds in 15 gardens, working to improve access to nutritious food for children in the community.
- Equipped 63 agricultural officers to provide training for farmers in improved agricultural technology, food processing, and water and soil conservation.
- 14 agricultural officers received training on livestock management to increase livestock production and strengthen household incomes.
- Distributed 378 mosquito nets to help reduce the prevalence of malaria.
- Provided health education for pregnant women on the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV.
- Supported orphans and vulnerable children with goats to provide milk and improved nutrition.
Water and Sanitation
- Assisted 90 households in constructing improved latrines to reduce the spread of disease due to poor hygiene and sanitation practices.
- Provided 40 school principals with training to develop leadership and management skills, improving the quality of education programs.
- Trained 24 teachers to facilitate sports and recreational activities, providing students with opportunities to learn and grow outside the classroom.
- Equipped 183 members of school development committees to manage school infrastructure development, financial records, and provide teachers with training.
- Constructed a new block of classrooms to increase access to education.
- Children performed dramas and enjoyed snacks with friends.