Life and Development Organization (LIDO)

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

LIDO is a NGO engaged in protection on humanitarian issues, human rights, developments and Livelihood with action research which based on participatory approach by all the levels of the community.

LIDO aims to tackle the humanitarian crisis including droughts and disaster prevention and also develops community basic social service needs and creates employment opportunities and income generation projects for the Youth, Women, IDPs and poor rural community to reduce the level of poverty and contribute National Development Goals.

LIDO also provides training, Researches and Capacity Buildings to Local Authorities and Civil Society in supporting Good Governance with in the Local Authorities and Community initiatives and advocacy protection for all human being to create Positive environment and develop society, Politically, Economically throughout the nation.

LIDO is a private non-political, non-profitable organization created in 2014 to respond current need for Somali people in order to sustain, strengthen and promote human right culture, peace building, good governance initiatives and tackle humanitarian crisis in south/central Somalia.

LIDO primary focuses are: -

o Agricultural infrastructure
o Emergency and Livelihood
o Food distribution
o Health services
o Humanitarian aid
o Protection/ Human rights/child protection
o Training (Good Governance, Leadership, Conflict resolution and peace

Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

1. TARDO (Local Organization; Area South and Central Somalia) 2. Galmudug Youth Development Org (Local Organization; Area Galmudug) 3. Galmudug Youth Association Network (GYAN; Area Galmudug

About this organisation

Partnership types

Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Somalia

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Children, youth and family welfare; all (11)