Orphan and Widows Empowerment Project Phase 2 (EWIN-II)


Reporting Organization:Islamic Relief Canada
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 900,000
Timeframe: February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2023
Status: Implementation
Contact Information: Catriona Addleton
[email protected]

Partner & Funder Profiles


Reporting Organization


Islamic Relief Canada

Participating Organizations


  • NGOs

    • Islamic Relief Pakistan

Funders (Total Budget Contribution)


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Location


Country - Total Budget Allocation


Pakistan - $ 900,000.00 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus


Health - Total Budget Allocation


Newborn & Child Health (10.00 %)

Reproductive Health & Rights incl. Maternal Health (10.00 %)

Other - Total Budget Allocation


Food Security & Agriculture (40.00 %)

Other (20.00 %)

Economic Development & Empowerment (10.00 %)

Human Rights, Advocacy & Public Engagement (10.00 %)

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Description


This intervention seeks to improve socio economic conditions of 4364 widowed families through livelihood support, healthcare, psychosocial support, education and building their capacity through social empowerment in Rawalpindi, Islamabad and Muzaffarabad. Under the previous EWIN project, IRP equipped guardian/mothers from sponsored orphan families with different vocational skills. IRP intends to build upon previous interventions through providing business grants to widows after graduating from vocational skills training. Furthermore, this project urges to improve the health status of widows and their families through developing linkages with healthcare service providers. Linkages will be built with free healthcare facilities in the project locale. In addition to this, 30 higher education scholarships will be provided to selected students from widowed families on merit base.

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Target Population


Gender and age: Adult men Adult women Children, boys Children, girls
Descriptors: Urban
Total Direct Population: 4,364
Total Indirect Population: 21,820
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Outputs


Health services provided: Building linkages of widowed families with free health services
Registration of widowed families with free health care services
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Results & Indicators


Expected Results


Outcome 2 Access to free healthcare facilities, and psychosocial support services provided to widowed families through referrals

Achieved Results


Indicators


  • None Selected
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Associated Projects (If applicable)


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