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Association pour la Promotion Féminine de Gaoua (APFG)

Gaoua, Burkina faso

APFG is a non-profit NGO born from a local initiative of a group of women at the BAFUDJI highschool in Gaoua. Its mission is to ensure protection of children in the area as well as creating a child friendly environment.


APFG, along with Oceanium and CAMIDE has introduced environmental education to the Aflatoun programme and also managed to integrate the Aflatoun sessions within the formal curriculum in the schools in where they implement the programme. APFG has developed savings booklets to allow children proper registration of their savings and spending. Lately APFG partnered with a MFI to formalise the savings with the children involved in th eprogramme.