ActionAid International Somaliland
ActionAid International (AAI) is anti-poverty organization which is fighting for a better world – a world without poverty. It works in Asia, Africa, the Americas and Europe. Its mission is to “work with poor and excluded people to eradicate poverty by overcoming the injustice and inequity that cause it”. Founded in 1972, ActionAid International have been growing and supporting over 13 million of the world's poorest and most disadvantaged people in 42 countries worldwide. ActionAid International Somaliland (AAIS) has been contributing to the development process of the people and Government of Somaliland since 1992. AAIS Programmes in the areas of food security/livelihoods (water, health, and veterinary), Women’s rights, good governance, education, HIV/AIDS and emergency/conflict are currently on going in Sanaag, Togdheer, Gebilay, Hawd and Hargeisa regions of Somaliland with a possible expansion to other regions.
To work with poor and excluded people to eradicate poverty and injustice
Plans: Women's rights programme and livelihood programmes
Donors: BLF Big Fund Lottery, Italian Cooperation, DFID
Membership of the Somalia NGO Consortium in renewable annually. All international and national members work in Somalia.