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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As we interview the community members for drought updates, I see three children sitting under a hut made of discarded textile; the sun rays penetrating through. Apart from the hot climate, food, and water scarcity camp elders revealed that children had a story to tell too.
Adeso training facilitators meet with communities and have interactive sessions where they discuss management of these water points and protecting them from contamination, and purifying drinking water.
Before the collapse of the Central Government of Somalia, I was a practicing teacher at a local school and was interested in Adeso’s (then Horn Relief) environmental and pastoral youth leadership program in Sanaag region, known then as the Buran Rural Institute.
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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