Ardha Jabesa

Ardha Jabesa is advocating against FGM and Gender based violence in the indigenous peoples population in Northern Kenya

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We support Girl child education and protect the rights of Girls and women in the society.

Ardha Jabesa

We support Girl child education and protect the rights of Girls and women in the society.

Ardha Jabesa

We support the needy within our communities and beyond

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Community Sensitization against COVID 19 and Livelihood support program in Kinna, Isiolo County‐ Kenya

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Ardha Jabesa Foundation planting trees in schools to support World Environment Day

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Who We Are

ARDHA JABESA foundation is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) that was registered in Kenya

in the year 2021 under section 10 of the NGOs Coordination ACT, 1990. The organization has been

operating as Charitable Nonprofit organization since 2017 and later gained NGO status in the year 2021.


Ardha Jabesa Foundation is an accredited organization with UN Economic and Social Council

[ECOSOC] and Provisional accreditation with UNCCD. The organization area of operations includes the

ASAL Counties of Isiolo, Samburu, Marsabit, Wajir and Tana River.


Ardha Jabesa Foundation could also be defined as an implementing organization which

designs and implements various community developmental and advocacy initiatives with

support and partnership with local and international partners.


Ardha Jabesa Foundation works with the pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in Kenya

and in particular targeting communities whose operations and targeting by other actors is

minimal i.e. mobile pastoralists, rural and peri-urban communities with minimal contacts with

other agencies.


The organization programs focus on the cross counties-border approach that is intended to

build synergy and enhance communities’ engagement and resilience to recurrent disaster threats

and risks resulting from fragile climatic condition. Ardha Jabesa Foundation envisions bridging the

gap between the local community and the outside world through community-driven

development initiatives for long-term sustainable benefits.


The Local NGO is concerned with amongst others; the need to facilitate and champion the target

community by empowering them through integrated programs built on positive cultural and progressive practices to utilize available local resources and enhanced sustainable livelihoods and development.



Ardha Jabesa Foundations’ approach to Community development is motivated by the relationship between the communities living across the counties of Isiolo, Samburu, Marsabit,Wajir and Tana River counties and their interdependence and connection to their natural ASAL ecosystem due to the perennial nomadic pastoralist lifestyle. The organization programmes focus on the cross counties/countries-border approach that is intended to build synergy and enhance communities’ engagement and resilience to recurrent disaster threats and risks resulting from fragile climatic condition.

The Foundation is concerned with amongst others; the need to facilitate and champion the target community by empowering them through integrated programs built on positive cultural and progressive practices to utilize available local resources and enhanced sustainable livelihoods and development.

Ardha Jabesa Foundation has thus focused on the following six (6) thematic areas;

Environment and Biodiversity Conservation and

Restoration.

Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience.

Sustainable Resource Management and Community

Engagement and Education.

Sustainable Livelihoods and Economic

Diversification.

Rights-Based Advocacy and Community Land Rights

Safeguarding.

Peace building, Governance and Socio-Economic

Integration.

Vision

To create a resilient and thriving society where biodiversity is preserved, resources are managed sustainably and communities

are empowered to achieve inclusive growth, social justice and live in harmony with their neighbors.

Mission

To conserve and restore biodiversity, enhance climate resilience, promote sustainable resource management, empower communities through education, diversify livelihoods, advocate for rights and land security

and foster peace and socio-economic integration.

Our Values

Identity

Integrity

Innovation

Peace & Tolerance

Participation & Inclusion

Transparency & Accountability

Gender Equity & Fairness

Sharing

What sets us Apart

Plugs

Ardha Jabesa Foundation Mission is founded on the following core values and culture

  • Transparency and Accountability
  • Trust worthiness, honesty and integrity in all actions and dealings
  • Effectiveness, Relevancy and Efficiency in service delivery
  • Solidarity with communities and equity for all
  • Participation, Team work and constructive engagement

ARDHA JABESA foundation is Non Governmental Organization (NGO) that was registered in the year 2021 under section 10 of the NGOs Coordination ACT, 1990. The organization has been operating as Charitable Nonprofit organization since 2017 and later gained NGO status in the year 2021.