FRIENDS OF CHILDREN FOUNDATION (FCF) APELDOORN, NETHERLANDS AND THE SISTER ORGANISATION FCF WAU IN SOUTH SUDAN ARE A NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANISATIONS, WHO HAVE A COMMON OBJECTIVE TO REINTEGRATE HOMESLESS CHILDREN IN SOUTH SUDAN BACK TO THE COMMUNITY, OFFER THEM BASIS AND VOCATIONAL TRANING, SELF RELAINCE TRAINGING AND SUPPORTING THEM THROUGH SMALL START UP LOANS IN IMPROVING THEIR LIVES.
These children are homeless, and they live on the streets under unfavourable condition. These children follow a phased education in which they learn useful skills that will give them the ability to be independent, and by the time they are 18 years of age.
The organization was established in 2006, it was initiated by Nicola Ojoki, A South Sudanese who has been living in Netherlands for several years. His experience while in Sudan inspired him to start this foundation. He has seen the miseries of these helpless children. Due to the devastating civil war that engulfed Sudan for more than 20 years, a large number of children are orphans and they have nowhere to go to.
Therefore, being forced to live on the streets. the children are left alone on their own without the provision of basic needs. They live on the street, with no shelter and more often they go for days on empty stomachs. they dress poorly in raged clothes.