WHO WE ARE
House of Ruth Foundation (HoRF) is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) whose operating station is in Kafue District. HoRF has the mandate to work within the perimeters of providing social services to better the lives of the less privileged who need support in terms of improving livelihoods and fostering development in the areas of need accorded. This could be in the area of Environment, Skills for development and Entrepreneurship called (ESE) and any other social amenities the organization can advance to the community.
Environmental Justice led and driven by communities committed to nature restoration.
To build the capacity of communities in forest restoration and management towards nature restoration practices that are economically and ecologically beneficial to people and the planet.
- Community Concentration and Engagements
- Gender Sensitivity and Social Inclusion
HoRF is committed to complementing the government’s efforts in archiving SDGs through collaborative efforts and partnering with key stakeholders and NGOs committed to attaining a common goal.
We are working to ensure that we bring community voices into national platforms for policy change, planning, and resource allocation, as a way of building climate-resilient Zambia and offering homegrown alternative livelihood solutions.
OUR CURRENT PROJECT
In October 2021, the House of Ruth Foundation (HoRF) was contracted by World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and its alliance partners which include HIVOS, South South North, Akina Mama Wa Afrika, and Slum Dwellers International as part of the Voices for Just Climate Action (VCA) programme in Zambia
The five years VCA project will work with local communities in Kafue District to deliver tangible benefits to people, especially the vulnerable. This includes youths, women, and persons living with disabilities. The project will bring community voices into national platforms for policy change, planning, and resource allocation, as a way of building climate-resilient Zambia and offering homegrown alternative livelihood solutions.
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