Lake Chad Programme Strategy
This Lake Chad Programme Strategy (2018 – 2023) outlines our bold ambition to transform the life of girls and their families in the Lake Chad Region. It move…
Girls’ voices from the Lake Chad Basin
The crisis in the Lake Chad Basin continues to course through North-Eastern Nigeria, Cameroon’s Far North, Western Chad and South-East Niger with 10.8 million people in need of humanitarian assistance.
This complex and protrated humanitarian crisis has resulted in the displacement of more than 2.3 million people.
Half of them are children.
Despite the challenges they face, adolescent girls in the Lake Chad basin demonstrate resilience, entrepreneurial skills, a commitment to hard work, a desire to help others, optimism for the future and insightfulness – attributes essential for any society if it hopes to transition towards a peaceful, prosperous and secure future.