Retrak

Supporting street children, families and communities

Malawi, Uganda
2013 - 2018

Retrak was founded in Uganda in 1994 and, since 2018, is a member of the Hope for Justice family. They enable street children to move from a life of vulnerability, exclusion and poverty to a life within a positive family or community context. They work with children and family members to ensure children are healthy, emotionally well, safe, educated, and families are economically independent. HDF’s grant strengthened Retrak’s support services for vulnerable street children in Malawi, including through drop-in centres managed by Chisomo Children’s Club.


Insight

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…

Read More

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…

Read More
All Insight