Who we are
Welcome to Living Green Cameroon (L.G.C)
Living Green Cameroon provides the basic tools and platform to enable vulnerable children/Young people unlock their potentials and develop the skills necessary to achieve it.
Living Green Cameroon is a grassroots, youth-led Not for Profit Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) founded in 2008, registered in kumba on the 10th August 2011, Ref No: 39/D14/5/395 in accordance with Law No. 90/053 of 19th December 1990 governing the Freedom of Associations in Cameroon. Head quarter: Kumba, Meme Division South West Region, Republic of Cameroon.
"Living Green means making positive choices for a positive lifestyle."
Mission and Vision
The Mission of Living Green Cameroon is to combat Socio-cultural and economic ills affecting our grassroots communities today, with a Vision to ensure a community where young people are leading for positive change, a community safe for every child.
Our goal is to help vulnerable Children and Young people develop self-awareness so they can impact change in their lives and community for a better tomorrow.
Living Green Cameroon is here to empower vulnerable Children and Young people with set of skills to enable them become active forces against Socio-Cultural and Economic ills affecting our grassroots communities today through education and capacity based training.
Living Green Cameroon is made up of young people who come from these affected grassroots communities. Growing up in these communities and witnessing these problems at first hand; poverty, hunger, child abuse, gender inequality, drug abuse, crime wave, diseases, juvenile delinquency, lack of quality education, corruption, cultural related violence and environmental hazards yet no adequate solution is being implemented This is why Living Green Cameroon has come together to take collective action and generate lasting solutions to these problems.
Key Vulnerable Populations
» Orphans and Vulnerable children (OVCs)
» Street children
» Children/Young people living with disabilities
» Adolescent girls and Young women
» Prison Population
» Sex Workers
» Injecting drugs user