International Development
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Poverty Relief

Using the concerns outlined in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals(SDG) plan, Protect Project will be embarking on international project work in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DCR) According to the United Nations, “The Sustainable Development Goals are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and improve the lives and prospects of everyone, everywhere. 

The 17 Goals were adopted by all UN Member States in 2015, as part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which set out a 15-year plan to achieve the Goals.”

Protect Project’s
Poverty Relief Project work in the Democratic Republic of Congo will work to three of the UN’s SDG targets, Goals 4, 5 and 6.

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Goal 4

What is the goal here? Ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning.  Why? Education enables upward socioeconomic mobility and is a key to escaping poverty. Education helps reduce inequalities and reach gender equality and is crucial to fostering tolerance and more peaceful societies.  Over the past decade, major progress has been made towards increasing access to

Goal 5

What’s the goal here?  To achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.  Why? Disadvantages in education translate into a lack of access to skills and limited opportunities in the labour market.  Women’s and girls’ empowerment is essential to expand economic growth and promote social development. The full participation of women in the labour forces would add percentage points

Goal 6

  What’s the goal here? To ensure access to safe water sources and sanitation for all. Why? Access to water, sanitation and hygiene is a human right.  The demand for water has outpaced population growth, and half the world’s population is already experiencing severe water scarcity at least one month a year.  2.2 billion people around the world still lack

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Objective: Fight against poverty by helping women to generate income through agricultural activities.


Location: Cite Kimbala in Tumba Mission, Kongo Central Province in the Democratic Republic of Congo


Objective: Assistance to destitute and vagrant youth through sports and school education to reintegrate them into society.


Location: Kipushi, in the Concession of the Tennis Club of Kipushi in the Territory and Commune of Kipushi, in the Province of Haut-Katanga, in the Democratic Republic of Congo



Objective: Protection of children, women and all vulnerable people in the fight against sexual and gender-based violence.


Location: 26, avenue Ntober, Quartier Ifuri, Commune de Basoko, Bandundu ville, 

Democratic Republic of Congo