CDRN was founded in 1994 by Uganda-based professionals involved in community development work. Initially established for supporting community development work through participatory techniques and for assisting those organisations involved in such work generally become more effective, CDRN also places emphasis on influencing the policy environment within which Civil Society Organisations are situated. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Tostan is an international NGO based in Senegal. Tostan is dedicated to educating and empowering Africans who have had little or no access to formal schooling. It works primarily in rural regions (currently in Djibouti, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Senegal, Somalia) to provide basic education and increase community engagement in projects related to health and hygiene, child welfare, human rights and democracy, the environment, and economic development. Its work is recognized in non-formal education and community development. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
CDRA is a South African Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO). It is a centre for organisational innovation and developmental practice."We value people’s ability to organise, and so shape the world. We foster and promote innovative organisational forms and practices that seek to transform power towards a just world characterised by freedom, inclusion and sufficiency." ... [according to site editor's information]
Founded in December 1994 by a group of African Trainers in Conflict Transformation, Peacebuilding and Community Development APT has over the years developed to become a leading Training Provider in Participatory methodologies especially forum theatre and the application of the same in Conflict Transformation, Community Development and Child Rehabilitation. APT is heavily rooted in African Traditional models of communication and also informed by the theories and works of Paulo Freire and Augusto Boal.
APT is based in Nairobi and runs most of the Donor Supported programs within the Country. APT also offers Consultancy Services and has experience working in different parts of the world. ... [according to site editor's information]
The National Government Constituencies Development Fund (NG-CDF) formerly Constituencies Development Fund (CDF), is a fund established in 2003 through an Act of Parliament, the CDF Act 2003. The Act was later reviewed by the CDF (Amendment) Act 2007, and repealed by CDF Act, 2013 which was subsequently succeeded by the current NG-CDF (Amendment) Act 2016 .The Fund is domiciled within the ministry in charge of national economic policy and planning, currently the Ministry of Devolution and Planning.The main purpose of the Fund is to enhance infrastructural and socio-economic development at the grass root level in order to reduce poverty by dedicating a minimum of two and half per cent (2.5%) of all National Government’s share of annual revenue towards community projects identified at constituency level by the communities ... [according to site editor's information]
KCDF supports communities by giving grants and technical support to enable the communities to develop in a sustainable way. KCDF has provided more than Kshs. 225 million (US $3 million) to community based organizations towards programmes covering early childhood development, girl child development, education scholarships, food security, youth development, arts and culture, water and endowment building. ... [according to site editor's information]
Premese is a private education institute based in Nairobi that specialises in Community Development Training, Community Health, Social Work, Leadership Training, Business Studies , Participatory Strategic Planning and Participatory Evaluation Services. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Ministry of Environment, with donor support, is funding micro-projects that are beneficial for the environment, contribute to poverty alleviation and are community-based. Main areas of intervention are agriculture, water, reforestation, biofuels and environmental awareness and HIV/Aids. The website informs about the projects. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The Rössing Foundation was established in 1978 by Rössing Uranium Limited (being part of the international mining group Rio Tinto) through a Deed of Trust to implement and facilitate its corporate social responsibility activities within the communities of Namibia. The Foundation undertakes a number of activities across a broad spectrum of community development areas. These include local authority support to the town of Arandis, education, health, poverty alleviation, innovation, the environment, and enterprise development. The Foundation implements a wide range of programmes and projects in various sectors and in partnership with critical partners such as the Ministry of Education, the Erongo Regional Council, the Ministry of Mines and Energy, the Ministry of Agriculture, the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, the United States Peace Corps, Voluntary Services Overseas the University of Namibia and the Arandis Town Council to achieve these corporate social responsibility drives. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Formerly known as the Niger Delta Project for Environment, Human Rights, and Development (NDPEHRD), the Center for Environment, Human Rights and Development (CEHRD) is a rural-based NGO founded by conservationists, environmentalists, activists, and health workers in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. CEHRD was formed to respond to the environmental, human rights, rural health, and underdevelopment problems plaguing the Niger Delta.
The goal is to serve as a bridge between the rural communities of Nigeria and their rights by empowering them through education andassistance. CEHRD has four programme areas:
* Rural health and population
* Human rights
* Community development ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]