DDP and partners in Nepal are embarking on a new project: the USAID Inclusive Livelihoods-Central activity for the economic empowerment, poverty reduction and equalization of opportunities in Kathmandu and Dhading Districts.
A collection of interviews with some of the people involved in our project to improve women and girls’ health and wellbeing by tackling harmful traditional practices in Malga, Ethiopia.
A huge thank you to everyone who took part and came along to the Fine City Chorus United In Harmony! concert for DDP on Friday 21 October.
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This project set out to achieve a shift in behaviour and attitudes through interconnected community interventions to reduce the prevalence of harmful traditional practices affecting women and girls.
DDP Charity Concert on Friday 21 October 2022 at St Peter Mancroft Church in Norwich. Featuring Fine City Chorus, Norwich Harmony – and award-winning mixed chorus Mosaic.
It was a pleasure to welcome Egide Ndayizeye, convenor Burundi Light of Life Action, to DDP.
Meet Abera, a 45 year old religious and community leader who had no knowledge about harmful traditional practices like FGM, but now works for their eradication.
Thank you to Quaker Meetings in Norfolk and Suffolk who hosted recycling sacks in their Friends’ Meeting Houses, raising funds for DDP.
We are very lucky to be able to welcome four Master’s students from the UEA School of International Development to placements at DDP this summer.