Tourism is one of the world’s largest and fastest growing industries and provides a wide range of income-generation opportunities…Tourism presents both opportunities and challenges for gender equality and women’s empowerment.” Global Report on Women in Tourism 2010. The “Women Working for Women to Ensure a Culture of Sustainable Tourism” project Seeks to empower 40 young girls 18 -25 to gain skills on tour guiding in the South West Region of Cameroon.
Sarah Etonge Foundations has launched an Educational project in the Buea Central Prison where youth are provided a safe and engaging learning environment; have access to highly qualified teachers who have opportunities for ongoing professional development, and are taught a rigorous curriculum aligned with state standards. High-quality juvenile correctional education also requires effective reentry procedures to help youth transition back to school and into the community upon release and continue on a pathway toward postsecondary and workforce success.
exploring the role of physical activity in prison.Sports activities constitute an alternative to violent and delinquent behavior, the sporting activity is combined with educational activity for the hehavoir of inmate and the instilling of effective behavior principle such as reward and sanction and also incorporated to encourage moderate and restrained behavior and minimize violent in prison.
Sarah Etonge Foundation celebrated Christmas with Orphans and Street children’s, this year we combined Sport, Cultural Activities and Education were Games,Educational talks and Sporting Activities were used to celebrate X’mas with youth of Fako we mobilized above 350 youth from different communities around Fako. Prices were given to all the participants, we thank the Fako American and the general public for their support.
Queen of Mount Cameroon Ecotoursim Organization on Mount Cameroon National Park,this is a sub-activity under the Sarah Etonge Foundation, a local NGO based in Buea-Cameroon Founded By the Queen of Mount Cameroon and seven times winner of mount cameroon race of hope (Sarah Etonge) It aims at promoting sustainable tourism and reducing poverty in the Mt. Cameroon region. We live adjacent to one of the world’s biodiversity hot spot and our contribution to its protection is to offer you well organized and nature friendly hiking tours in and around the Mount Cameroon National Park.
We are working to increase the number of visitors and make hiking tours on Mt. Cameroon more professional. Through our actions, we have contributed to the improvement of the working conditions of guides and porters in the region. Amongst all Mt. Cameroon tour organizers in Buea, we offer the highest wage to our guides and porters and we have first class camping equipment which is regularly cleaned up. You will enjoy your outdoor activities with us. For more information about our services and tours visit www.mountcameroontour.org
There is also a gender gap in sports participation as women in Cameroon, culture were not
oriented towards sports and or other activities outside the domestic environment.
Sports however has proved to build individual self esteem, confidence, keep people physically
and psychologically fit and it also has a strong convening power and these are opportunities
that Sarah Etonge Foundation introduce and exploit in building women’s capacity
to prevent and respond to Gender Based Violence.
We use sport as a mobilizing platform and also equipping women with skills in different sports for
self confidence, tolerance and realization of women power to challenge the traditional attitudes
on limitation of what the girl child and woman are capable and not capable of doing.
to sustain and conserve the biodiversity on Mount Cameroon National Park, measures we’re put in place to reach this objective Sarah Etonge Foundation which has one of it active to sustain and conserve the biodiversity on mount Cameroon took active part in this seminal to make sure that mount Cameroon remain green.