The programme targets 10 girl learners (5 youth at risk and 5 positive role models) from 10 secondary schools per province - 100 girl learners in each province. The programme consists of 2 journeys over 4 days.
The first camp themed "Me, Myself and My Journey" focuses on self-reflection about our values, understanding who we are and standing up for what we believe in no matter our life experience or background. Through this journey, girl learners heal their emotional wounds. Then, they are asked to reflect on their school environment to identify a challenge and create an iNSPIRE Club to rally other learners and the whole school behind their project and lead their team towards realistic, practical solutions, with the guidance of their educator.
Whilst the second camp themed "Journey through Leadership" focuses on equipping our learners with leadership and communication skills through games; role-plays; compiling leadership art galleries and last but not least, having motivational talks by business leaders from various spheres of society.
Our valued partners that support this programme are:
Category: Prevention Programmes
Take pride in influencing a life positively“When personal and professional hardships collide, we become emotionally and sometimes psychologically drained then iSiqalo becomes a life vest,” said a victim empowerment counsellor.
iSiqalo is a professional development programme for social workers and victim empowerment counsellors that equips them with techniques to build self-esteem, trust and resilience in their clients, mainly children and families.