Community Association for Vulnerable Persons

SDG Action Network

Our SDG Action on September 25th

Achieving the SDGs with my disability

Cameroon Bamenda
Number of people taking this action: 50-250
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SDGs
2 zero hunger 3 good health & well-being 4 quality education 10 reduced inequalities
Organising Partners
1. North West Association of Women with Disabilities 2. Coordinating Unit of Associations of Persons with Disabilities

About Community Association for Vulnerable Persons

The Community Association for Vulnerable Persons (CAVP) is a nonprofit association based in Bamenda in the North West region of Cameroon. Founded and promoted by a woman with disability of that community, they started in 2014 and legalized in 2016, their mission is “improving the lives of single/teen mothers, women/girls with disabilities, widows, the old, orphans and vulnerable children in local communities through education, economic empowerment and social amenities in collaboration with other groups that raises their standards of living”.

Goal: “Improve on the quality of life of marginalized and vulnerable persons, especially women’’ in Santa subdivision in the North West Region of Cameroon

Main Objective: To improve the standards of living of single/teen mothers, women/girls with disabilities, widows, the old, orphans and vulnerable children “through education, business and economic empowerment, health and gender main-streaming in Santa subdivision in the North West Region of Cameroon

Slogan: “Each one of us can make a difference, but together, God with us we make a change”,

Countries We Work in
cameroon
Languages We Work in
english french
SDGs We Tackle
1 no poverty 3 good health & well-being 4 quality education 5 gender equality 10 reduced inequalities
TYPE
ngo