What We Do

What we do

  1. Emergency Humanitarian support;  Save lives and protect Livelihoods in emergency situation for IDPs and Vulnerable  households  in Nuba
  2. Peace Building and Governance;  Improved governance, political tolerance, stability and security in Nuba mountains
  3. Primary health: Improved  access to basic health for IDPs, pre and post natal mothers and Nuba people
  4. Education:  Improved access to quality primary and secondary education in Nuba
  5. Gender and Women development: Inclusion and active participation of women, girls, men and youth on issues affecting their lives in Nuba Mountains
  6. Community radio: Improved  coverage, scope  and quality of radio programs   

NRRDO 

The Nuba Relief, Rehabilitation and Development Organization (NRRDO) is an indigenous Non-Governmental Organization established to assist communities in Southern Kordofan state/ Nuba Mountains of the Republic of Sudan

The organization is legally registered with Sudan Relief and Rehabilitation Agency (SRRA), as well as being registered with Kenyan’s Non-Governmental Organization Board, under Section 10 of Non-governmental organizations and in South Sudan. The main area of operation is Nuba Mountains/South Kordofan State. Beside relief and development role played by NRRDO, it also solicits support for capacity building programs for the staff and the local authority. Moreover, NRRDO assumes an advocacy role through awareness campaigns, which aim at sensitizing and drawing the attention of the international community to the plight of the Nuba people.

NRRDO programmes themes include; education, food security, health, gender and women development, governance and peace building, Voice of Community Radio and capacity building.

 

 

NRRDO interventions

  1. Emergency Humanitarian support ;  Save lives and protect Livelihoods and improve food security. Cash transfer, food distribution, NFI distribution, Protection and disaster risk reduction, seeds and tools provision, groups income generating schemes, blacksmith support, water supply, animal health service.  Currently 300,000 people are in dire need emergency humanitarian relief. In addition to food and Non-Food Item kits, continuing a massive, regionally-innovative cash distribution programme – which saw $2.5 million given to 12,000 households last year – will contribute to saving lives. Self-reliance must be built at the same time through measures to stabilise farming and household level food production
  2. Peace Building and Governance;  The Nuba People’s Conference collectively defined key political, socio-economic and cultural resolutions. Now, we will strengthen governance institutions and train leaders to make sure aspirations are met. Civic education will seek to tackle underlying causes of conflict  with in the Arabs and the Nuban.
  3. Primary health: Improved  access to basic health services.  In the context of severe drug and health personnel shortages and the bombing of hospitals, NRRDO is distributing emergency health kits to clinics. We need to rehabilitate 177 centres and build the capacity to respond to disease-outbreaks and soaring malnutrition.
  4. Education:  Improved access to quality primary and secondary education in Nuba. Beyond relief, education is the Nuba people’s number one priority. They will not accept another lost generation after the last war left 78% of the population illiterate. NRRDO run 179 primary schools for almost 40,000 pupils. But this still leaves a further 40,000 children out of school. We need to stabilize, then scale up, and bring a sense of normality to childhoods that are anything but
  5. Gender and Women development: Inclusion and active participation of women, girls, men and youth on issues affecting their lives in Nuba Mountains. Women bear the brunt of war through marginalization, increased care demands and inability to earn income. We will provide psycho-social support and business training, promote adult literacy and gender rights
  6. Voice of Community Radio: Improved  coverage, scope  and quality of radio programs on education , health and other social issues.

Some of Our Recent Projects

Education

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Gender & Women development

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Community radio

GOAL: Improved Access to quality, Relevant and Timely information for ...

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Emergency support, Food security & Livelihood

 Goal:  Improved Food Security among IDPs and the vulnerable househ...

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Peace building and governance

Goal;           Improved governance, political tolerance, sta...

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Health

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