Name of the organization
Kenya Basic Support Foundation
CURRENT FLAGSHIP PROJECTS
1. Project Title: Advancing Maternal and Newborn Child Health (MNCH) "Childcare Project"2017-2019
Scope of the Project: The Goal of the project is to save lives of mother child pair and advance Childhood Development through proper immunization and improving access to clean quality Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH). The project also advocates and push for efficient and sound management and use of water for food nexus to improve households food security and nutrition status.
The project primary aim is to convince communities through behavior change communication interventions that health food production is dependent on clean water that comes as a result of eradicating Open Defecation (OD). The starting point is to eradicate Open Defecation (OD) to ensure water sources and food production process are all safe for health life that will reduce households health expenditures. This approach is focused on combating enteric diseases among under 5 years.
2. Project Title : Youth Empowerment Program
Scope of the Project: The aim of the project is to enhance employability of youth ages 18-35 years through self-employment and increased income. The focus areas are creative work and agriculture sector in selected rural areas. The Goal of this project is to improve basic income among the youth to meet their fundamental needs and mitigate crime and possible recruitment into Violent Extremism and Radicalization (VER) which is influenced by promise of instant pharonic wealth. 2018-2019
3. PROJECT TILE: HIV/AIDS & ADOLESCENTS SEXUAL REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH AND RIGHTS PROJECT"
SCOPE OF THE PROJECT: The project is funded by local and international philanthropist. The projects combines Workforce Development (WfD) Interventions of Social Assets building and Lifeskills by recognizing HIV/AIDS as a central issue in advancing integration of ASRHRs agenda. The project target populations are Adolescent Girls and Young Women (AGYW).