ERIKS Development Partner’s Ukraine response
The Swedish Foundation
ERIKS Development Partner
A child rights organisation working in 16 countries.
Our mission is to reduce poverty and vulnerability by promoting the rights of the child.
We focus mainly on the child’s right to education, health and protection.
We are active worldwide
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Continue reading about the work i Ukraine.
Education and leisure
Education is key to combatting poverty, both at individual and structural level.
Health is more than the absence of disease, involving physical, mental and social well-being.
Abuse and exploitation of children takes place in every country and society and across all social groups.
Our objective is to save life, alleviate human suffering and support people’s right to a life in dignity.
“High school fees leads to many children are forced to stay at home in the villages, but since the support from Eriks, more children can attend school.”
“When I learned that I had a place in the intensive school, I yelled with joy. My family is illiterate and getting to school has been my dream!”
“Before I started here, I knew nothing about my rights. Now I know that I am entitled to protection and education, for example.”
“Giving is as much a responsibility as receiving, so we need to give responsibly. That is what we are doing together with ERIKS.”