The world of free violence

Tino
Posted April 3, 2019 from Democratic Republic of the Congo

What do we understand from it : we consider it as a world without the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person or against a group or a community, which either results in or has high likelihood of resulting in injury, death, psychological harm, maldevelopment or deprivation. In our African society widows have suffer a lot from the death of their husbands and for most scenario  once the husband passed away, his family come to disturb the windows by taking away their kids or taking away the propriety the husband left to his children and wife and that always create violence in the family ,that come in the disadvantage of widows i and they do suffer a lot from that, in  most case widows lose their children and everything the late husband left to the husbands family, I have been a witness of that scenario. 

As buene hope foundation we try to address those issue by:

Improving on their (widows) right and rebuild live through a series of transformative program which enrichment opportunities that mature self-expression loss and grief sharing that stimulate positive growth and address emotional and cultural barrier for them

Also we are in partnership with (laws organization that deal with people right) which we have lawyer that can defend those widows right and make sure they get it. 

For the case of orphans :most of kid that turn out in the future to be thief or people that bring violence to our society  a quiet number are orphan or kid who were been chase by their family then with time they become street kid and as they grow old some become thief etc. ..

We  are address that issue take those kid away from where they are and but them in better place because we believe in ‘’ rescue kid or orphan, raise him into a future leader and in future he  will change our society and nation for the better’’.

So far so good we have more than 256 widows in rural areas of Congo like (Minova, IBindja and MUDJA) and 354 orphans in Congo and Kampala.

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Jill Langhus
Apr 04
Apr 04

Hi Tino,

How are you? Thanks for spreading awareness on issues surrounding widows and orphans in your region. I'm glad that your organization is helping to empower them. That's a lot of widows, and orphans:-(

Hope you're having a good, and safe day!

Tino
Apr 24
Apr 24

Good evening
I'm fine my sister
All the best things for you
Regards

Jill Langhus
Apr 25
Apr 25

Hello dear:-)

I'm glad you're doing well. Thank you. You, too!

Tamarack Verrall
Apr 07
Apr 07

Hi Tino,
This is such important work. It is through World Pulse that I have learned that women are working in many countries to bring rights to women who are not or no longer married, and also to children who are orphans. Congratulations on all that is happening through buene hope.

Tino
Apr 24
Apr 24

Thanks you sister Tamarack, I really appreciate your words.
Greetings

Sis. Salifu
May 06
May 06

I hope you are doing well? Its important than we all lend a hand for those who might need it. Physical or emotional and that is what you are doing. Keep up

Tino
May 13
May 13

Dear Sis. Salifu,
You are right,
Good day to you

Beth Lacey
May 09
May 09

Good luck with your foundation

Tino
May 13
May 13

Good morning dear Beth Lacey,
Thank you so much.
Good day to you
Tino