Case Studies

These are some examples of the projects the Palabora Foundation has been involved with, and how we work with our community and partners to make a positive impact in peoples lives. Please note that in some instances, the names of individuals have been changed to protect their identities.

Child-headed Households

Kedibone* is 12 years old and looks after her two younger siblings instead of attending school. Their mother died from tuberculosis last year and their father disappeared years ago. Kedibone and her siblings scavenged the local rubbish dump for food and clothing until recently, when the Palabora Foundation came to their village and identified them as