Norviwo Program

The Future Starts Here

Future of Africa’s Norviwo Program is a change in mindset and attitude towards children in street situations. The program is designed to listen to street residents, build relationships and earn their trust. We believe children in street situations are resilient, full of courage and grit. We focus more on their strengths.

The Big Picture

At Future of Africa, our 5 year program is designed to provide children in street situations a holistic transformation, including access to education, skilled trades apprenticeships, and the fostering of life skills needed to become independent and engaged citizens.

What's In A Name?

The name and the fundamentals of each program are inspired by various phrases from the Ewe language primarily spoken in South-Eastern Ghana and Togo. This connection to local culture emphasizes our strong focus on community and its relevance to our approach to change. The structure of our programs facilitates a natural progression for children to follow that allows them to become independent and responsible citizens in their communities, driving change for the future of Africa.

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  • I see Future of Africa as a blessing. They have restored my hope for a brighter future. I see myself as a big girl now. When I earn more money, I will donate to Future of Africa.
    Rebecca Coffie

The Four Fundamentals


"Let's Go!"

TO INSPIRE   |   Street Outreach

The program starts with outreach by Future of Africa to identify 13-15-year-olds in street situations and inspiring them to join our Miahaya program.

Explore Midzo


"Let's Heal"

TO EMBRACE   |   Year One

Once we've connected with the children through Midzo and inspired them to begin the healing, our Miahaya program helps to prepare them for the future.

Explore Miahaya


"Let's Learn"

TO EDUCATE   |   Year Two & Three

After the children graduate Miahaya, we begin to equip them for independence by having them enroll in an academic program or become part of a trade apprenticeship.

Explore Miasrornu


"Let's Be Established"

TO ESTABLISH   |   Year Four & Five

The final step of our program is helping to guide our educated and skilled students to lead independent and responsible lives with access to ongoing support systems.

Explore Mialike

Every Moment Counts

Every moment a child is off the streets and in the classroom is another moment for the Future of Africa.

A New Home for Norviwo

A New Home for Norviwo

Our new space allows us to think big and dream of exciting possibilities.

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Alanson's Story - A Volunteer Experience

Alanson's Story - A Volunteer Experience

Alanson's two months in Accra have been characterized by the life-giving community of Future of Africa (FOA). Here he shares his story.

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Sandra travelled 800km from Tindonsobligu to find hope

Sandra travelled 800km from Tindonsobligu to find hope

Sandra left her hometown in search of a better life. After many lonely nights on the streets, she finds family at Norviwo.

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Become The Change You Want To See

The future of Africa starts with young people harnessing the fundamentals of social responsibility to drive positive change within themselves.

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