Sustainable Livelihoods

 

These are interventions to protect and support the means of living and survival by the local community. Currently – 2018,  Caritas Kitui has 5 projects on livelihoods, these are:

Integrated Risk Reduction Project (IRRP)

Funding Partner Project Overall Objective Target Area and Beneficiaries
Misereor To contribute to sustainable food security and livelihoods for the population in the Diocese of Kitui
  • Covers Kyome/Thaana Ward in Mwingi West Sub County.
  • Targets 3,000 People

Mtunze Punda Daima Project

Funding Partner  Project Overall Objective Target Area and Beneficiaries
Brooke East Africa By 2021, sustainable change in welfare of 94,800 working donkeys in Kitui
  • Covers Mwingi North, Mwingi Central, Mwingi West and Kitui South Sub Counties.
  • Targets 9,936 Donkey and women 860 People

Community Resilience and Climate Change Adaptation in semi-arid areas (UKAM)

Funding Partner Project Overall Objectives Target Area and Beneficiaries
Trocaire Vulnerable  HHs are more resilient to shocks and stresses related to climate change
  • Covers Ngomeni Ward in Mwingi North and Nguni Ward in Mwingi Central.
  • Targets 2,535 Households

Strengthening market linkages for improved food and nutrition security of agro - pastoralist households in Tana River,Kilifi, Kitui and Makueni Counties, Kenya.

Funding Partner Project Overall Objective Target Area and Beneficiaries
Welthungerhilfe Food and nutrition security for agro – pastoralist  families in Kitui and Makueni counties.
  • Covers Kitui and Makueni Counties.

Kitui Integrated Food Security Project (IFSP) 2

Funding Partner Project Overall Objective Target Area and Beneficiaries
CAFOD To improve food security and resilience to climatic shocks for target communities in Yatta/Kwa Vonza and Nguutani wards in Kitui County
  • Covers Yatta/Kwa Vonza ward in Kitui Rural and Nguutani ward in Mwingi West Sub County.
  • 1150 (552 males and 598 females)