In her small village in eastern DR Congo, Mangeni* had a happy life. Her parents ran a shop, she went to school, she played with her friends. Then one day, when she was 11 years old, everything changed.
The cash grants of 100,000 Ugandan shillings per month (approx. $27) help poor children aged 15-17, who dropped out of school for various reasons and have enrolled on our Accelerated Education Programme, to stay in school.
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