BACKGROUND 

Emali Dedicated Children’s Agency main goal is  to develop a thriving community in Emali where children, youths and their families have their basic needs met and are protected from all forms of harm and abuse by 2026. To achieve this goal, EDCA has specific areas and objectives that as a project it mostly focuses on, these areas include supporting children to access quality Education, supporting households to be able to improve their health and nutritional status, supporting households to access clean water and sanitation, economic empowerment of households to improve their livelihoods and enable them become economically resilient and strengthen Community Based Child Protection Mechanisms, to ensure children are protected from all forms of harm and abuse and link strong community based structures to the formal government structures for sustainability.

To achieve this, EDCA works through partnerships and collaborations from its various relevant stakeholders both in National and County Governments. To be able to assess impact from the target beneficiaries, EDCA uses lifestage approach as its theory of change  where children aged 0-5 years are in lifestage one where the overall target outcome from this group is to develop healthy and secure infants, while the target outcome for children aged 6-14-years  in lifestage two is to have educated and confident children and those 15-24 years are mostly youths also categorized as lifestage three where the project targets to develop skilled and involved youths in the society.

Emali Dedicated Children’s Agency

Who We Are

Emali Dedicated Children’s Agency is a Local Non-Governmental Organization (LNGO) working with ChildFund Kenya (NGO).The Programme was started in 2002 as a CBO with a community structure that begins from the focus group level and the overall management is overseen by the Programme Development Committee (PDC).The Programme is dedicated to ChildFund New Zealand from where it receives all its sponsorship funding.

Emali Dedicated children’s Agency  implement child and youth programs focusing on Healthy and Secure Infants; Educated and Confident Children; Skilled and Involved Youth; Capacity Building for Families and Communities. It is located at Emali town along Mombasa Nairobi Highway around 150 km from Nairobi. The projects core intent is to help deprived, excluded and vulnerable children have the capacity to improve their lives and the opportunity to become young adults, parents and leaders who bring lasting and positive change in their communities; and societies whose individual and institutions participate in valuing, protecting and promoting the worth and rights of children.

PROJECT GOAL

To develop a thriving community in Emali where children, youths and their families have their basic needs met and are protected from all forms of harm and abuse by 2026.

Announcements

We are hiring,kindly check our careers page on the following link    http://emalidca.org/vacancies/

PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED  VACANCIES BUT CURRENTLY CLOSED: 

Animal Health Assistant Intern

Dairy Cooperative Manager 

Diary Cooperative Accountant 

Dairy Cooperative Driver