SHIFSD, in accordance with its mission, works in the areas of education, and livelihood amongst others. The specific areas are as follows:
Functional Adult Literacy (FAL) – we mobilize and train literacy facilitators, and conduct conventional literacy classes in urban and rural communities.
Regenerated Freirean Literacy through Community Empowerment Techniques (REFLECT) – an non-conventional, but radical approach to community development and literacy based on Paolo Freire’s educational philosophy…
We mobilize, train, establish and supervise the implementation of Village Savings & Loans Associations(VSLAs) in urban and rural communities.
Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) – we mobilize, register and train youths in Carpentry, Masonry, and Plumbing; Auto/Motorbike Mechanics, and others integrated with Small Business as well as Personal Growth & Development courses, at the SHIFSD’s Enterprise and Job Training Institute (The Bridge) in the township of Johnsonville, Montserrado County.
Sexual & Gender-based Violence (SGBV) Prevention – creating awareness, setting up anti-SGBV clubs in schools and training community animators in rural communities
Read more about our projects
SHIFSD is working towards a better Liberia in several areas of activities. You can see more about Functional Adult Literacy, Village Savings and Loan Associations, our Technical and Vocational Training and our other activities on the following sub-pages.