Where we work: The organization is a small and upcoming organization that works to uplift the livelihoods of people living in informal settlements within the Nairobi metropolitan.
Focus: Children's Rights, Community / Customary Land Rights, Community Paralegals, Disability Rights, Education, Environmental Justice, Family, HIV/Aids, Housing Rights & Informal Settlements, Indigenous Peoples' Rights, Right to Information, Traditional / Customary Justice, Women's Rights
Our organization is dedicated to uplifting the livelihoods of people living in informal settlements within the Nairobi metropolitan area. Through a holistic approach, we aim to empower individuals and communities by providing access to education, healthcare, sustainable livelihood opportunities, and essential services. Our mission is to create a positive and lasting impact, fostering resilience and enabling the transformation of informal settlements into thriving and inclusive communities.
The do the above through:
Needs Assessment and Community Engagement;
Education and Skill Development;
Healthcare and Sanitation Initiatives;
Advocate for improved infrastructure and housing conditions, working with local authorities and stakeholders to address issues like access to electricity, proper roads, and waste management.
Implement small-scale infrastructure projects that enhance the living conditions and safety of the community.
Advocacy and Policy Engagement:
Engage in advocacy efforts to raise awareness about the challenges faced by informal settlements and advocate for policies that promote their integration and development.
Collaborate with government agencies, NGOs, and other stakeholders to influence policy decisions and secure resources for sustainable development.
Monitoring and Evaluation:
Continuously monitor and evaluate the impact of our interventions to ensure their effectiveness and identify areas for improvement.
Regularly engage with the community to gather feedback and incorporate their input in program design and implementation.
Partnerships and Fundraising:
Forge strategic partnerships with local and international organizations, businesses, and philanthropic entities to leverage resources and expertise.
Develop fundraising strategies and initiatives to secure financial support for the organization’s activities and long-term sustainability.