English and Swahili classes; community events; food distribution; escorting clients to services; community education; refugee marathon
Distributing soap, food, notebooks, coloring books and pencils for children; community outreach
Vocational and entrepreneurship training for women and youth; substance abuse awareness; peacebuilding and conflict resolution; distributing clothes, sanitary pads, scholarly materials, and soap to girls
Distributing food, dignity kits for girls; set up and equip a vocational training centre for youth; conduct research on substance abuse among urban refugee youth, and continue all of our programming.
Refugees in Nairobi and Kakuma Refugee Camp
Youth Empowerment & Mentorship Initiative (YEMI)
Education of youth for problem-solving, both at personal and community levels; life skills; design thinking; creating a community of problem solvers
Distributing food parcels and other COVID19 response resources such as masks and soap; continue with education programs; develop ingenuity hubs in the community
YVN is a youth-led network of young professional refugees. Activities: Advocacy through media (articles, stories, podcasts); Training to foster self-reliance (English, digital literacy, graphic design, photography, videography); Advocacy for school admission
Distributing food parcels and other COVID19 response resources such as masks and soap
Refugees in Nairobi, with a focus on women and girls. And some disadvantaged Kenyans
Advocacy through Universal Periodic Review (UPR) process (human rights monitoring); Fostering peaceful coexistence between host and refugees through sport and other activities; Training refugees on UPR process and laws in collaboration with Kenya National Human Rights Commission
1. Senitize refugees on the issues of gender based violence and sexual and reproductive health. 2. Continue assistance to 250 vulnerable refugees and 60 host community during this pandemic. 3. Create and increase refugee programs that help in their academic growth.
Advocacy for refugee participation in policy-making; Awareness-raising on refugee issues through social media and radio; Colloquium and roundtable discussions between refugees and Kenyans; Highlight the root causes of refugee outflows; Link refugees to resources for viable solutions
Cash transfers for the most vulnerable affected by COVID-19; Providing basic resources i.e facemasks, sanitizers, soap, food
Faith-based (Christian) group engaging in: Empowerment of youth with technical skills; Education and awareness through training, e.g. on HIV prevention and drug abuse; Integration of refugee youth and Kenyans through football and dance
Emergency support to vulnerable refugees; continuing existing programs.
Refugees and some Kenyans
Foundation for Lesbian, Bisexual Queer Refugees (FLBQR)
Safe spaces for LBQ and children; Business and vocational training and livelihoods support for LBQ women; basic needs support for most vulnerable; Advocacy and representation.
Information dissemination on COVID19; rent support to avoid eviction; food and toiletries; COVID19 essential kits like sanitizers, first aid kits, masks, isolation equipments
Currently small scale residential program for 10 women and their children