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Strengthening Youth Adaptation and Resilient Econo

by Women Development Response Agency (WODERA)
Strengthening Youth Adaptation and Resilient Econo

Summary

Population dynamics and the increasing unemployment among the youths combined with climate change effects has resulted into food insecurity, environmental degradation and poverty among vulnerable and underserved communities in general and the young people in particular, thus exposing young people to radicalization by terrorism movement, drug and substance abuse, other and vices. I Kisumu County Republic of Kenya A Youth Development Approach (YDA), WODERA's project envisages building the capac

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9
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Challenge

Lack of an appropriate and wholistic approach to a forestation programs particularly public institutions due lack of policy practice framework and enforcement. Ministry of Health (MOH); Food and Nutrition Department in conjunction with Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources in a baseline survey conducted in 2017 discovered that there is high prevalence of lack of information and knowledge about climate change in households in Kisumu County in general and rural communities in

Solution

The Project: "Strengthening Youth Adaptation and Resilient Economic Growth, Employment and Food Security in Kisumu County" seeks to enhance an environment that will encourage 2,000 youths within Kisumu County, Republic of Kenya to pursue agricultural and a forestation opportunities in the face of climate change for improved livelihoods by creating self employment opportunities.

Long-Term Impact

Improved livelihoods, food security and increased forest cover. The Project targets youths (18 - 35 years of age) and persons with disability.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a DOCX file (projdoc.docx).

Resources

http:/​/​www.woderakenya.org

Organization Information

Women Development Response Agency (WODERA)

Location: RONGO - Kenya
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @woderakenya
Project Leader:
ABIUD OYOO
RONGO, Kenya

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