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Yawa Filomene Hlongbedo

Sponsor Gakode today for £28 a month and change her life forever

Yawa Filomene Hlongbedo Yawa Filomene Hlongbedo

Yawa Filomene Hlongbedo

Gakode is 12 years old and lives in the Togo

Waiting for 9 months

About Gakode

Gakode's Project

Gakode's Country

About Gakode

Female

GENDER

Female

10/01/2008

BIRTHDAY

10/01/2008

Togo

COUNTRY

Togo

Preferred name:  


Guardian(s): 

  • Grandmother

Mother/Female Guardian Occupation:  


Children in household:  


Correspondence Language:  


Hobbies: 

  • Dolls
  • Group Games

Education: 

  • UK School Year Equivalent: Year 6, 
  • Favourite subject: Reading

Gakode's Project

Church Partner:


Location:


Closest Major City:


Community:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:


No. of Residents:


Most Common Occupation:


Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Leaves/Grass/Thatch, 
  • Wall: Mud/Earth/Clay/Adobe, 
  • Floor: Dirt

Regional Diet:


  • Beans, 
  • Cassava, 
  • Maize, 
  • Chicken

Gakode's Country

Country:

Togo

Capital City:

Lomé

Population:

8 million

Life expectancy:

male 63.1 years, female 68.6 years

Population with improved drinking water:

urban 91.4%, rural 44.2%

Population with improved sanitation:

11.6%

Percentage of children under the age of 5 underweight:

16.1%

Literacy Rate:

male 77.3%, female 51.2%

Child Labour:

27%

Religion:

Christian 43.7%, folk 35.6%, Muslim 14%, Hindu <.1%, Buddhist <.1%, Jewish <.1%, other .5%, none 6.2% (2010)

Percentage living below the poverty line:

55.1%

A little bit of history

Sponsor Gakode today for £28 a month and change her life forever


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