Civil society

VIRED

Victoria Institute for Research on Environment and Development, (VIRED) is a non-governmental organisation (NGO) that has been involved in community projects in the Nyando River Basin since 2000. VIRED focuses on making knowledge on sustainable management of natural resources available to local communities. VIRED is a partner in projects in Kenya financed by the Danmarksindsamling.

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ONE VISION KENYA

One vision Kenya is a youth-led non-profit organization working with communities in the rural areas of Migori county- Kenya. One vision Kenya design and implement socio-economic projects, with a focus on education for sustainability, agri-business, environmental conservation and climate change. The vision of the organisation is “to provide a platform for pupils, students and community…

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C-MAD

The Community Mobilization Against Desertification (C-MAD) is a Non-Governmental Organization which was initiated to reduce poverty and improve resource management in southwest Kenya. The Organization operates in West Kenya particularly in Migori, Homa Bay and Siaya counties. C-MAD’s work targets the rural communities that are resource constrained and vulnerable. The institution administers its programmes by…

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AGRISS

Agriculture Improvement Support Services (AGRISS) is a registered NGO in Kenya founded in 2015 based in Homabay County but its operational area spans in six counties of Homabay, Migori, Kisumu, Siaya, Busia and Vihiga.  The objective is to improve the health and Nutrition of HIV affected and at risk populations through sustainable agricultural practices. AGRISS…

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Turudi Shule – a new project awarded

SustainableEnergy in collaboration with the Victoria Institute for Research on Environment and Development (VIRED International) have been awarded a new project in Homa Bay County, Kenya. The project is situated in two specific fishing communities on the shore of Lake Victoria and is expected to start up in April 2019. “Turudi Shule – Empowering girls…

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Turudi Shule – Empowering Girls against Jaboya

When the men land their catch at Lake Victoria, women are ready to buy fish for the local market. Since the competition for the catch is tough, it is common for women to pay with sexual services to the fishermen. In Luo language, this life-threatening practice, that women pay with sex for fish, is called…

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External Evaluation of SE’s’ Climate Advocacy Projects in East and West Africa

From April to June 2018, an external evaluation was conducted of the two projects; Accelerating the Implementation of Regional Policieson Clean Energy in West Africa (ACE) and Promoting Implementation of the Paris Agreement in East Africa with a focus on pro-poor low emission development (PIPA). Both projects are financed through the Fund for Climate and Environment (FCE)…

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Participatory Environmental Governance – Mali Folkecenter publishes a compilation of approach and experiences.

What does it take to produce sustainable results within a programme designed around the principles of participatory environmental governance? Mali Folkecenter has produced a short and informative note on this, sharing their experiences and providing us with their operational and strategic suggestions on how best to do this. The short reader friendly document builds on…

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ADEL Sofala

ADEL was established in 1999 and SE has collaborated with ADEL since 2004. ADEL is one of the most influential environmental NGO’s in Sofala Province in Central Mozambique. ADEL Sofala is a partner in the NRMC component and the Programmatic Communication Platform. Read more about ADEL Sofala here…

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Community Rehabilitation & Environmental Protection (CREP) Programme

CREP Programme is committed to the enhancement of community awareness and empowerment on issues affecting the vulnerable and disadvantaged members of the community, supporting needy small- scale farmers, community groups and other vulnerable individuals regardless of race, age, gender, education, geographical or ethnic origin, or religion. CREP is a partner in the DaCCA component and the…

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