Given the lack of opportunities, many young people migrate towards cities or neighbouring countries. A large number of children fall victim to all sorts of abuse and exploitation at the starting point, transit areas and destination. Many do not have access to quality healthcare. Our priority is to protect these children. Projects designed to reinforce institutional and community-based child protection systems enable us to help them find a protective environment.
Afi, who has worked from a very young age to support her family, only narrowly escaped a forced marriage. With Tdh’s support, she has successfully completed a dressmaker’s apprenticeship and is now training her own apprentice.
Afi, a qualified dressmaker in LoméRead more...