WN-CARD BACK GROUND

West Nile Community Action for Rural Development is Non-governmental Organization NGO registered at district and national level with NGO Board with registration No. 12514 / S.5914/12828 WN-CARD founded in 2016 has its Head office in the districts of Arua and Yumbe and with possible extension of Branches in the nearby Districts of Moyo, Adjuman, Koboko, Maracha, Nebbi, Zombo and Pakwachi. 

RATIONALE.

WN-CARD was established to run Socio-economic and psychological and sustainable development programs to improve livelihood of the communities and is supported by strong policies, adequate trainings and logistical services that facilitate the provision of these services.

The programs to a greater extent are to improve information flow and technical skills of communities for improved livelihoods of the people in rural areas. This will in turn enhance the capacity of the community to prevent and mitigate the impact of Diseases, increased house hold income for self-reliance and, conducive environment for peaceful co-existence and quality service delivery.

WN-CARD’s sustainable development program is envisaged to create an empowered community with improved livelihoods. 

COVERAGE TARGET.

WN-CARD in its community intervention  targets the youth, women, Children, Orphans and other Vulnerable people, people living with HIV/AIDS, Refugees, Internal displaced persons (IDPS), people with special needs (PSN) and Rural community groups as the primary program beneficiaries while the duty bearers and the civil society organizations  forms part of the secondary beneficiaries.

AREA OF OPEARTION

WN-CARD’s tends to operate in the thematic areas of Livelihoods; HIV/AIDS and Health, Agriculture, Education, Energy renewable and Gender, conflict and Governance and WASH.

VISION:

To create an Empowered community for improved and sustainable livelihoods.

MISSION:

To strengthen the abilities of marginalized and vulnerable youth, women, Children, Orphans and other Vulnerable people, people living with HIV/AIDS, Refugees, Internal displaced persons (IDPS), people with special needs (PSN) to meet their socio economic needs and rights on sustainable basis through capacity building, promotion of social justice and sustainable use of environment resources.

WN-CARD VALUES: 

Mutual respect.          We recognize and respect the dignity and the potential of all people to improve the quality of their life.

Transparency &.       We recognize the need to maintain the highest level of integrity and accountability             honesty in all our actions. We shall remain accountable to all our partners

and other stake holders by giving feedback and delivering the desired quality of work.

Equity.                        We believe that all people, regardless of sex, religion, race and class have a right to access basic needs of life.

Integrity.                    Protection of human dignity and rights of children, women and other disadvantaged group of people (chronically sick and the disabled)