The Nile Basin Club “NBC” is an environmental and development non-profit organization with no party-political or religious affiliations.
It is a local NGO working mainly on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) through the creation of youth saving groups, market oriented agriculture, trees planting (fruit & agro-forestry trees), food security, wildlife conservation, Renewable energy, Promotion of income generating activities, Innovations and Research. Furthermore, it has a mission is to defend, promote and protect the women and children’s rights (boys and girls) using international and national legal frameworks and policies through research and advocacy, capacity building of partners, social mobilization of communities, provision of psycho-social, legal and judiciary services partnership with relevant stakeholders including beneficiaries and media.
The main task of our organization is to assist youth groups in education, saving and help them to be involved in income generating activities. We also assist small farmers in the sustainable farming practices through Self Helped Groups (SHGs) based on land proximity. The formed groups (youth and farmers’ groups) are strengthened until the formation of cooperative towards the sustainable development of group members.
The group members are assisted in small business plan design and linked them with financial services to finance their business ideas. The group members are coached, mentored and linked to potential buyers of their products & services to get fair prices. The role of the Small Helped Groups (SHGs) is to satisfy members’ needs and defend their interests, and they are responsible for planning, monitoring and accounting for the funds used.
Increasing awareness on peace and environmental education is another Nile Basin Club most important task through our @SCHOOL NILE ENVIRO MAGAZINE. We also plan to teach primary and secondary schools students on the activities related to the creation of fruit & agro-forestry nurseries and their planting to reduce soil erosion, absorb carbon dioxide from the air, increase food security and increase of household’s income in their families.
Nile Basin Club works with local communities with much emphasis on girls and other children who are considered as persons who will play a major role in the natural resources management towards Rwanda sustainable development. These groups are mostly affected by the natural resources degradations through air pollution, lack of food, lack of water, lack of access to quality education, etc.
Contribute to peace building & poverty reduction among youth and small farmers, through education, saving, entrepreneurship, Agro-forestry, Horticulture and market oriented agriculture practices adapted to climate change. …
Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) for the youth & farmers livelihood development adapted to climate change …
Youth, women and Farmers organized into Self Helped Groups (SHGs). …
THEY TRUST US
NBC is highly committed to reduce extreme poverty in Rwanda starting from Cell level. The target is to increase our activities toward poorest region in District of the country.
NBC has aim to straighten green economy by protection our environment through training, job creation, poverty alleviation this to have clean and green Rwanda.
This will help citizen having access to energy, clean water, better health and hence rapid population growth.
From family level, we will provide means and adequate behavior change strategy to eliminate gender disparities
Our country Vision is to transform the life condition of the every citizen and built to six pillars for development: Reconstruction of the nation and its social capital, Transformation of agriculture, Development of an efficient private sector, Comprehensive human resources development, Infrastructural development, Promotion of regional economic integration and cooperation.
The DDP is always linked to the national priorities in planning process. Our participation to achieve the objectives is to be involved in District planned activities by contribution in implementation of those activities
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LOCATION OF THE OFFICE:District Kicukiro
Plot : LA PENUWERI HOUSE :
HAKIZIMANA JEAN BOSCO
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