UCESCO - Kenya

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

UCESCO Africa, Kenya is a charity Non-Governmental Organization in Africa, committed to support vulnerable women and children in urban informal settlements and marginalized rural villages through education, health and micro-business assistance in order to lift whole families out of poverty and empower them to take charge of their own future.

Families and individuals within these communities desire change : they long for adequate food, good health, education, and a secure life. They feel hopeless in their current situation, but lack the knowledge and resources to change. They deserve to live a life free from poverty.

The organization empowers them, and links them with communities and work towards avenues that generate sustainable income. bringing new opportunities to build schools, create cooperatives, form community savings schemes, fund micro-businesses, access healthcare, food security, raise school fees; aiming to permanently transform their lives, which will contribute towards the development of Africa as Continent to be a center of excellence.

Website

http://www.ucesco.org

Year established

2010

Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

500,000 - 1 million

Participant in relevant networks

GivingWay, Netzkraft Movement Volunteer World UNESCO , UCESCO Africa Kenya

Further information


About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Doing business with the poor; Project funding; Provision of...show all (4)

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Kenya

Global issues

Arts and culture; Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Education...show all (7)

Goods categories

Agriculture, aquaculture & forestry; Apparel & fashion; Arts, crafts &...show all (11)

Business sectors

Agriculture and livestock; Arts and culture; Community and social services;...show all (10)

Disasters

Kenya; Kenya: Floods - Jan 2013; Kenya: Floods - Apr 2013; East Africa Crisis; Kenya:...show all (6)