Community development is broad and for Sishemo, it means empowering girls, boys, women, men and community leaders. The aim of this particular initiative is to empower communities to solve their own problems in a healthy and harmonized way through values based. Our approach to finding out the community problems is through what we call a community diagnosis. Through this practice, real community issues affecting everyone are identified and we work with stakeholders to solve the problems.
- Housing support using low cost materials and methods
- Youth empowerment programme called the “Insupa1” which involves protection of
the girls against vices such early marriages. This includes the boys as well.
- Women empowerment through skills training
- Values based leadership training for community leaders