Afrika Tikkun

Developing young people from cradle to career

South Africa
2016 - 2019

Afrika Tikkun was established in 1994 to address the inequities of apartheid and help South African children realise their inherent potential. Using a 360° model, Afrika Tikkun supports children from infancy to adulthood and into employment to ensure that they become the next generation of productive South African citizens. HDF’s grant funding for Afrika Tikkun focusses on enabling children, youth and caregivers to become resilient, empowered and productive, through training and participation in self-advocacy groups.


TED talks ending violence against children

The challenge to end violence against children took centre stage at TEDSummit 2019 in Edinburgh. Howard Taylor, Executive Director of End Violence Against Children, explored the truly devastating scale of violence against children and the truly unprecendented opportunity we all…

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Why is birth registration so important?

Plan International´s Birth Registration Innovation Team are bringing 6 key principles of innovation to this challenge. They have developed a tailored innovation process to create sustainable and scalable solutions for birth registration. Understand Contextual Constraints: What differentiates constraints from pain…

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