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Nyaka AIDS Orphans Project

East Lansing, United States
Joined February 2019

Nyaka educates, empowers, and transforms vulnerable and impoverished communities in Uganda, ensuring that everyone has the chance to learn, grow, and thrive.



Presence in: Uganda
Focus: Economic Empowerment, Education, Gender-based violence, Health, Housing & Sanitation, Women's Rights

Nyaka has three main programs:

The Education Program provides education to over 900 orphaned and vulnerable children in Southwest Uganda through three schools and scholarships.

The Grandmother Program empowers over 7,300 women who are raising their orphaned grandchildren in extreme poverty using supports and training.

The EDJA Program supports and empowers survivors of sexual and domestic violence through legal advocacy, counseling, and medical support. It also works to prevent violence through community education and activism.

People Associated With This Organization

Daniele Reisbig

United States  
Nyaka AIDS Orphans Project
Joined February 2019
Interests: Economic Empowerment, Education, Gender-based violence, Health, Women's Rights
I am the Development Director of Nyaka AIDS Orphans Project, which recently merged with EDJA Foundation, an organization that fights sexual and domestic violence in Southwest Uganda.
Daniele Reisbig is the network champion (main point of contact) for Nyaka AIDS Orphans Project.

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