Local Initiatives For Education International
The work of LIFE International can be summarized under three headings: Health, Relief, and Community development.In our 16 years in the Horn of Africa we have completed many projects, generally short, focused efforts for a particular area.We have ongoing projects supplying medical assistance, help in agriculture such as drip irrigation and shallow wells and others.All our work is in collaboration with the Government of Somaliland and the local communities.
Our mission is to catalyze community transformation through changed lives enabling people to invest in their future and to move forward with hope.Our purpose is to be a change agent by assisting people in their area of need, helping to ameliorate their situation and thus facilitating transformed lives. Our vision is to see life changing movements that promote self-reliance, dignity and empower people and communities to reach their full potential in culturally relevant ways. Motto Working together for a better future.
Plans: LIFE International is planning to distribute more than $ 1,200,000 worth of GIK (gift in kind) during 2013. This will be in the form of food, school shoes, medicine and equipment for the handicapped. LIFE International is also planning to continue with the agriculture (drip irrigation, compost making & Moringa) project.
Donors: LIFE International is self funded
Membership of the Somalia NGO Consortium in renewable annually. All international and national members work in Somalia.