2019 – FFPI

By |2019-10-10T17:11:06-04:00September 20, 2019|

Project Description

Inner-city youth in Kingston, Jamaica, face high levels of poverty, violence, and homicide, yet services for young people are disjointed and uncoordinated. At the IAF, we support community-led approaches to enhancing peace and security for young people in Jamaica. Our grantee partner, Fight for Peace International (FFPI), provides training and technical assistance to eight community-based organizations in Kingston’s inner city, strengthening their capacity to develop youth leaders, deliver violence prevention programming to young people, especially young women and girls, and coordinate programming.

Fight for Peace International
Project: Location: Years active: IAF grant funding: Counterpart commitment: Direct beneficiaries: Indirect beneficiaries: Program areas:
Unity and Peace: CBO Capacity Building Jamaica 2019 – 2020 $50,000 $245,524 2,360 individuals 60,000 individuals leadership and education

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