Presentation on theme: "PRESENTATION OF STATISTICS ON AMWCY QUESTIONNAIRE IN 2011/2012 14/09/2014 1."— Presentation transcript:
PRESENTATION OF STATISTICS ON AMWCY QUESTIONNAIRE IN 2011/ /09/2014 1
Why these questions? 14/09/ In order to know if the rights are progressing and the WCY’s living conditions are improving To make effective follow-up of AWCY at both national and international level To make adults understand the importance of our movement The questionnaire has been elaborated and tested by the Executive Managerial Group
who answered the questions in 2011/2012 ? 14/09/ WCY 1491 parents or workshop’s masters 1587 grassroots groups 118 Associations 21 countries (Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea.Bissau, Ivory-Coast, Kenya, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Chad, Togo, RDC, Rwanda, Senegal, Uganda, Zimbabwe).
Activities of WCY 14/09/ Training or apprenticeship in workshops or training centres : sewing, carpentry, mechanic, welding, shoe making, tailor, transport, plomber… Individual jobs : all sort of sale, headresssing, clothing, theatre-dance, sculpture, rattan, market gardenning, porter, truck pushers, dye, shoe polishing, fishing, touts, retailer and agriculture, etc.. Domestic helps Jobless or housemaid (help in house chores) Some are working at the same time they are student Benin, Cameroon, Chad, Senegal...
Impacts of the AMWCY at the base: Has the AWCY changed anything in your life ? 14/09/ % have responded YES 3.7 % have responded NO 0.2 % have not responded
Some citations 14/09/ « because the AWCY helps me to build up my life » seamstress, 15 years old (Benin) « I did not know that a group of people can work together and I am more intelligent than before» Girl, 17 years old (Burkina Faso) « I know the 12 rights and learn how to read and write » Boy, 10 years old (Ivory-Coast) At fist, I only did house chores but now I know how to read and write. House Help, 13 years old (Senegal)
Other citations 2 14/09/ I have been to school, it enables me to come out of my ignorance and I know how to read and write. At first when I fell sick, I cannot be treated, but thanks for the AWCY everything has changed Thanks for the AWCY, we organize dancing, tournaments, and bazzar in order to play. Thanks for my apprenticeship in carpentry, my future is well paved Negative answers 1-I am always well treated. 2-I don’t realize any change, I have no problem.
Since you became member of AWCY, have you been enrolled in studies or litteracy courses ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 22 % have answered NO 0.3 % have not answered
Since you became member of AWCY, has your health improved ( are you less sick)? 14/09/ % have answered YES 11.7 % have answered NO 0.8 % have not answered
since you became member of AWCY, do you play more than before ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 7.5 % have answered NO 1.2 % have not answered
Since you became member of AWCY, do you feel you are better protected against violence and misstreatment ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 6.2 % have answered NO 1.0 % have not answered
Since you became member of AWCY, do you work less hours, and lighter than before ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 9 % have answered NO 2.1 % have not answered
Since you became member of AWCY, do you feel you are better respected and listened to: by your bosses or masters ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 5.1 % have answered NO 11.3 % have not answered
Since you became of AWCY, do you feel you are better respected and listened to : by your family ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 2.6 % have answered NO 4.7 % have not answered
Since you became member of AWCY,, do you feel you are better respected and listened to by authorities ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 6.8 % have answered NO 8.5 % have not answered
Since you became member of AWCY, do you feel you are better respected and listened to by the population ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 6.1 % have answered NO 6.7 % have not answered
Since you became member of AWCY, does it help you to better prepare your future? 14/09/ % have answered YES 4.2 % have answered NO 2.2 % have not answered
Since you became member of AWCY, do you express yourself and take part in decision making (group, association)? 14/09/ % have answered YES 3.3 % have answered NO 1.7 % have not answered
Since you became member of AWCY, do you better satisfy your material needs? 14/09/ % have answered YES 11.6 % have answered NO 1.4 % have not answered
Do your grassroots group and your association protect children who are migrating to cities and villages ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 8.6 % have answered NO 3.2 % have not answered
Questionnaire for parents: Does AWCY bring anything to/help children ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 2 % have answered NO 1.5 % have not answered
Are they respectful, do they behave better? 14/09/ % have answered YES 1.7 % have answered NO 1.4 % have not answered
Does AWCY help to build up their future ? 14/09/ % have answered YES 5.8 % have answered NO 2.1 % have not answered
How do you support them ? 14/09/ Participate and let them take part in activities Advise and supervise WCY Assist financially or in nature to their activities
What ideas or advices do you have for AWCY ? 14/09/ Keep on being the voice of maltreated, exploited, abused, and vulnerable children … Sensitize more in order to enlarge the Association to other children. Support parents or masters in order to make children respect their duties.
Some tuition … 14/09/ The existence of AMWCY in order to satisfy the needs of children and youth. The AMWCY serves as a real weapon in combatting violence, injustice and maltreatment against children. WCY are real ways (footbridge) for recognizing child’s rights.
Recommandations … 14/09/ The impact of AWCY’s action must reach a larger number of children, for many are those dreaming of a brighter future. Communicate results to supporting organizations of AMWCY as well as autorities. Make sure AWCY are run by children, that is to recrute more children in associations.