ELCIN launches social services projects

Pictured at the launch are Dr.Vaino Nambala, Presiding Bishop of ELCIN, Head of Mission, Embassy of Finland, H.E. Anne Saloranta and Honourable Minister of Veterans Affairs, Dr Nicky Iyambo.The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Namibia (ELCIN) in partnership with the Helsinki Deaconess Institute this week launched two projects called Empowering Communities for Youth and Community Outreach among the Elderly.
The projects are funded by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland and Helsinki Deaconess Institute with a total budget of N$14.9 million.The Youth project’s total funding for three years is approximately N$6,7 million while the total funding for the Elderly project for three years is approximately N$8,2 million.