Food Security and Livelihoods


In regards to the agricultural inputs distribution, READO distributes the seeds package to vulnerable farmers as per the needs. 


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Water Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH)


READO works in the provision of safe water and sanitation facilities to communities.


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Youth Programme


After more than two decades of civil conflict, Somalia is currently at a “turning point” in terms of positive political and security developments as well as the commitment of the international community for a sustainable resolution of the protracted crisis in the country.


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Our Vision

Our Vision

Our Dream

 

To bring humanitarian assistance to vulnerable people in danger of natural and human-induced disasters.

Our Mission

Our Mission

Our Purpose

 

To improve the living standard of its target people through the implementation of various programmes.

Founded in 2008, Rural Education and Agriculture Development Organization (READO) is a leading non-governmental organization in South Central Somalia, which, implements emergency aid intervention and development programs.   Independent, private and not-for-profit, READO respects a strict political and religious impartiality, operating according to principles of rigorous transparency.

Since 2008, READO has been responding to the multiple shocks facing Somalia, through the implementation of emergency response and resilience building programs, targeting mainly destitute agro-pastoral, riverine and IDP communities in southern regions with funding from various international partners. Currently, READO programs in Somalia focus on building capacity to respond to emergency outbreaks, as well as improving livelihoods and vocational skills training for the youth at risk in Baidoa. READO is currently part for the Food Security Cluster Review Committee (CRC) representing local NGOs in Somalia thus proven itself credible not only to local NGOs in Somalia but also UN and INGOs.

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There are immediate objectives that need to address more effectively inside the locals in order to coordinate its forces, to be present, not let serving communities suffer against man-made and natural shocks due to their vulnerabilities and isolated, as such. Support measures, which increase food production or income-generation and employment opportunities. Facilitated and participation in the humanitarian efforts of the international community in all their efforts to reach vulnerable groups in the operational areas of the organizational through partnership.

Promote the capacities of small-scale business, farmers and livestock herders by providing them with tailor-made training courses, expertise and financial assistance. Address the economic and social problems facing poor people through three interrelated principles: Participation, Equity and sustainability. Bring about the kind of changes required to alleviate poverty in the long-term and to address its root causes. Implement short-term long term educational strategies and programmers to fight against illiteracy Systematic treatment of acutely malnourished children and pregnant and lactating mother.

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READO members should advocate for Accountability, Transparency, Equality, Sustainability, Networking, Justice, Good Governance, and Mutual respect among the individual persons are the driven forces in day to day job rendering. And, Democratic, unitary, with a collective spirit, with perseverance and strength to criticism and self-criticism in a spirit of 'noble rivalry', to believe and openly support. Hit corruption and bureaucracy inside the organization. With READO attitude, with its personal, Show firmness facing difficulties, strong in principles and values. Pride, decency, to be simple and low profiles be their characteristics, and they shouldn't forget their roots. 

Besides, they have to take into account the different national and continental, cultural and educational specificities. In addition to that, all our cadres, all of us should be judged and judge everything based on the results of our work; Struggle for specific results, not based on our public relations, friendships, etc These criteria will keep us away from subjectivities, mistakes and bureaucracy. These criteria are essential tools for our work. We can make all these to happen because there is accumulated, rich experience and fighting mood.

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READO is registered as an NGO with the Ministry of Interior and National Security, Mogadishu- Somalia Ref No MINS/0077/2016.