Citizenship actions by and for all children through education in Togo (ACTE Africa)




Empowering children and young people as agents of change

To contribute to better access to rights by empowering children and young people as agents of change in citizenship, social cohesion and sustainable development.

To support this project :

togo |2021 À 2024|Education for sustainable development, peace and global citizenship (children's rights, citizenship, social cohesion, environment, peace, living together)

Maritime Region - 2 municipalities

The aim of the project

To improve access for all children, young people and marginalised groups in the territories concerned to the full exercise of their rights as citizens (civil status, access to school and basic services); To strengthen the knowledge, capacities for appropriation and action of the actors (in particular children and young people) on the content and scope of children's rights and citizenship as levers for social cohesion and sustainable development; Valorise experiences and good practices for a better involvement of public authorities and other actors in favour of access to children's rights and the promotion of citizenship and sustainable development.

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What we did

Key figures

  • 13 schools, 10,516 pupils, 239 teachers;
  • 32 personalities from the municipalities ;
  • 25 youth associations involved in the project.



Our partners

 French Development Agency (AFD) . Youth associations and platforms . Municipalities  targeted . Ministry in charge of education, youth, social affairs and decentralisation . Ministries of Agriculture, Economy and Finance, Social Development, Labour and Employment . NGOs and local associations specialising in youth support

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