Strategies

The following are the Strategies of the organisation:

Objective 1:
To prevent the occurrence/incidence of socio-political and ethnically induced violence through constructive dialogue and advocacy, and education at all levels of government (county and central);

Strategies:

> Undertake targeted outreach and awareness programs to educate people on the effective modes of democratic engagement at all levels to prevent or reduce incidence of violence;
> Strengthen capacity of local communities to engage in political dialogue and advocacy in order to prevent ethnic    violence at community, local and national level;
>Engage government and political leaders to ensure effective dialogue and consensus on key policy issues likely to ignite violence and;
>Spearhead and strengthen civil society coalition to address unresolved issues likely to lead to conflicts and violence.

Objective 2:
To protect the minority and vulnerable members of society from socio-political and ethnic discrimination and retribution by providing effective and accessible legal and other services;

Strategies:
> Provide effective and accessible legal services to ensure that victims of violence receive fair compensation for retribution and loss of personal and community property and assets;
> Provide legal and counselling services to victims of ethnic, political and other forms of violence;
> Undertake education and outreach programs to enlighten communities on the need to observe the law and uphold human rights for all, as well as on the consequences of engaging in socio-political and ethnic violence and;
> Undertake programs aimed at preserving and stimulating inter-cultural values and coexistence at the local level.

Objective 3:
To provide material support, empowerment to victims of violence and other vulnerable groups through targeted interventions at individual, family and community levels to improve and sustain their livelihoods.

Strategies:
> Undertake programs aimed at preserving and stimulating inter-cultural values, and coexistence to promote national unity and identity;
> Mobilise, coordinate and provide emergency humanitarian assistance to victims of violence;
> Empowerment of victims of violence to restore and improve their individual and community livelihoods by undertaking well-targeted development projects
> Undertake education and outreach programs to empower communities with knowledge and skills needed for them to effectively participate in political and economic governance in the country and;
> Spearhead and strengthen civil society coalition to address unresolved issues, such as unequal distribution of wealth and access to public services, likely to lead to conflicts and violence.