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SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGE’S DAY

NO CHILD SHOULD GROW UP ALONE. STATEMENT BY THE PRESIDENT OF SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGES ON SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGES DAY. “Hermann Gmeiner together with Maria Hofer and other social visionaries believed that every child needs reliable relationships and a place of belonging. Today, on Herman Gmeiner’ s 103rd birthday and more than 70 years after the […]

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SOS Children’s Villages in partnership with ASPTT launches Kidisport in The Gambia.

On Wednesday the 8th of June 2022, SOS Children’s Villages in The Gambia and ASPTT for the first time in The Gambia launched the Kidisport Initiative in The Gambia. ASPTT Federation Omnisports is an organization in France that promotes inclusive sport. As part of strategies to support their mandate, They have a project called Kidisport […]

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SOS Children’s Villages signed Contract with Fantanka

SOS Children’s Villages believes that partnership and collaboration is becoming evident and necessary especially when it comes to issues relating to children, women and youth development in The Gambia. Access to information and service on SRHR has become a challenge to many young people in The Gambia especially for girls. Therefore , to consolidate our […]

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SOS Children’s Villages signed MoU with MBOLO ASSOCIATION.

SOS Children’s Villages in The Gambia believes that partnership and collaboration is becoming evident and necessary especially when it comes to issues relating to children, women and youth development around the world. Thus on Friday the 27th of May 2022, we signed an Memorandum of Understanding with Mbolo Association to strengthen the partnership and cooperation […]

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Two youths attend The Economic and Social Council Youth Forum 2022

As an organization working to empower young people, it was evident that young people in care voices needed to be heard in this forum.  We applauded our two participants Kalilou and Edrisa from The  Gambia for taking part in this important two days forum where they contributed immensely. The 2022 Annual Economic and Social Council […]

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3 SOS Children’s Villages participants attend The Woman Boss Gala Award 2022.

The Sisters Show is a  Talk Show & Podcast Hosted By Five Siblings With Diverse Views, Different Professions & Vibrant Personalities. Bringing Honest Conversations to Connect African Descendants, to Help Educate, Inspire & Empower each other The show aims to empower all people but particularly, African descendants by providing tools, and life lessons to be […]

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Idea’s Competition! “Sustainable Waste Management to reduce child rights violation at the Bakoteh dumpsite

ADVERTISEMENT FOR IDEA COMPETITION Project Title: SustainableWaste Management to reduce child rights violation at the Bakoteh dumpsite (BMZ) Background SOS Children’s Villages in The Gambia through Hermann Gmeiner Fonds Deutschland in partnership with Kanifing Municipal Council (KMC) has secured funding from the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation for Development (BMZ) to implement the BMZ […]

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60 graduates in Social work, Literacy, Catering , Craft and Sewing

After months of studies couple with the Covid -19 pandemic , on March the 31st 60 students from various field of studies ( Social Work, Literacy and Numeracy, Catering and Hotel Management, Sewing and Crafting), graduated from the SOS Children’s Villages Regional Mother and Adult Training Center – RMATC. Since its inception, this is the […]

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Youth – led Community Awareness Raising

The National Youth Network of SOS Children’s Villages on Saturday 26th March embarked on a day community sensitization on Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights, Youth Participation, Drug, and Substance Abuse, and Guidance and Counseling for over 30 youths from the Bakoteh Community. The president of the Youth Network highlighted the importance of youth participation in […]

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SOS Children’s Villages Meets Child Fund The Gambia

SOS Children’s Villages in The Gambia believes that the need for partnership and collaboration is becoming evident and necessary especially when it comes to issues relating to children’s   protection and development. On Tuesday the 22nd of March 2022, The Management of SOS Children’s Villages in The Gambia paid a Coutesy visit to the Country Director […]