The Child in the Sun* project (Centre for Education and Vocational Training for Street Children) as an initiative started in 1992 to help reduce the growing number of children living on the street in Tanzania. Initially based in a small centre in Dar-es-Salaam with only 10 children, the project has expanded to include three centres with more than 120 children. All three centres work towards the re-unification of the family.
The Manzese Drop-In Centre in Dar-es-Salaam takes children living on the streets for a period of up to three months and prepares them for the programme in the Mbezi Centre. … more