We are an african founded and led organization working in a very different way than most. We believe that development must come from within, not outside African communities. That it is Africans themselves who must determine Africa’s future.
together, we can change lives.
Fatima Jibrell's story is one of love for her people and the environment that supports their way of life, learn how she turned her vision of peace and conservation into reality.
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Pastoralists are known for their seasonal migration, and itís a typical scene in Somalia to see them journeying with their families and livestock searching after water and pasture. Despite being a typical journey, it's one that is far from easy, especially during dry seasons. By the time a pastoral family decides to migrate, it has become a matter of survival for them.
As the world marks World Humanitarian Day (WHD) today, we take a moment to pause and reflect on what Adesoís role and contribution to build One Humanity Adeso is doing its part to lead this charge and this year marks our 25th year of providing dignified, people centred and driven humanitarian response to vulnerable communities in Kenya, Somalia and South Sudan through our cash transfer program.
Angela Lokinei, 32-year-old mother of six could never imagine in her wildest dreams that one day she would be able to pick green vegetables just outside her kitchen door. All her life, the only option available to her regarding acquiring vegetables for her children was a ten-kilometer walk to a local market in Isiolo town.
Year by year, with your support, we have grown steadily, developing and strengthening our relationships with communities on the ground. We have expanded our work, first within Somalia and then to Kenya and South Sudan.
With your support, this is how we changed the story in 2015.
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