Horn of Africa Development Initiative - HODI

A personal commitment by founders on the need to effectively address the growing severity and frequency of conflicts, cyclic droughts, and environmental degradation coupled with gross human rights violations in Northern Kenya. HODI envisions 'A democratic, peaceful and prosperous society engaging in sustainable development' and exists to (mission) "champion justice & development in Northern Kenya through advocacy and facilitation of education, community cohesion and livelihood support programs"

Horn of Africa Development Initiative - HODI
P.O Box 349
Marsabit, Upper Eastern 60500
Kenya
+254 722 315933
http://www.hodiafrica.org/

Executive Director

Fatuma Abdulkadir Adan

Management Team

Fatuma Adan

Board of Directors

Chachu Tadicha, Fatuma Adan, Mariam Wako

Project Leaders

Fatuma Abdulkadir Adan

Mission

A personal commitment by founders on the need to effectively address the growing severity and frequency of conflicts, cyclic droughts, and environmental degradation coupled with gross human rights violations in Northern Kenya. HODI envisions 'A democratic, peaceful and prosperous society engaging in sustainable development' and exists to (mission) "champion justice & development in Northern Kenya through advocacy and facilitation of education, community cohesion and livelihood support programs"

Programs

Livelihood Support - Increasing employment levels, reducing household's asset depletion/income levels with sufficient food security. Education - with a focus on pre-secondary education ensuring retention and reducing high drop out rates due to child marriages. Advocacy - Offering legal aid, community paralegals & participation in democratic governance Community Cohesion - To address the high levels of insecurity through peace building and sports for peace initiative

Statistics on Horn of Africa Development Initiative - HODI

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2014: $10,000
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $14,186
  • Other funding sources: NGO's 65% Community contributions of labour 25% Gifts from friends of HODI 10%
  • Religious Affiliation: None