Youth Enterprise Development Program (YEDP) aims to empower young entrepreneurs to transform their communities through training, mentoring and funding enabling them to create business ventures for employment and wealth creation.
Empowering Youth in Governance and Leadership – provides youth with important ingredients that builds effective leaders through meaningful skill development, identification of common issues, challenges, opportunities and values.
This program focuses on the improved health status of women of reproductive age, and children below 5 years.
Agriculture & Climate Change
Focuses on ensuring food security, renewable energy and advocates for simple agricultural technologies that improve production.
Civil Society Strengthening
Focuses on areas of research, capacity building aimed at increasing competencies for the civil society organizations to facilitate constructive development.
Focuses on enterprise development, market and financial linkages, Business Mentorship and growth support.
Let us introduce ourselves
A few words about us
The Africa Initiative for Rural Development (AiRD) is an integrated development program that embraces a market development approach to support rural livelihoods and improve the quality of life through increased rural income and civil society strengthening.
How it all came to be…
What Gave Us Purpose
We found purpose bigger than ourselves so we don’t serve self but serve humanity.
Reached in W.A.S.H
Trained in Vocational Skills
Improving the lives of those we touch one at a time!
Africa Initiative for Rural Development
The world is not dangerous because of those who do harm, but those who look at it without doing anything!
Addressing most critical constraints affecting the ability of farmers to succeed in farming through Sustainable Agriculture.
Entrepreneurship is the Key
The poor are dependent on market…
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In Ndoroto village, Naivasha east lives Ann Wangui, a mother…
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In May, Africa Initiative for Rural Development (AiRD) was invited…
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At Africa Initiative for Rural Development (AiRD), we believe…
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