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Emergency Trust Fund for Africa
Project

Regional Development and Protection Programme in Kenya: Support to the Kalobeyei Development Programme

The overall objective of the action is to create an evidence-based, innovative and sustainable development and protection solution for refugees and host communities in Kalobeyei through the establishment of an integrated settlement area, in which refugees and the host community live together peacefully, have access to social services and develop economic ties to build sustainable livelihoods.
The action will cover parts of the preparatory phase as well as the first phase of the Kalobeyei Integrated Social and Economic Development Plan (KISEDP).

Main objectives

The specific objectives of the project are: (1) improved health standards for the population in Kalobeyei and surrounding areas; (2) increased food and nutrition security for host com-munities and refugees, as well as strengthened economic resilience and well-being; (3) increased school enrolment of children in Kalobeyei and surrounding communities according to educational standards; (4) improved child safety and wellbeing; and (5) increased social cohesion and reduced conflict over resources.

Contracts

Samuel Hall FZE

EUR 110 000

Mid-term Evaluation of RDPP Support to the Development of Kalobeyei Settlement

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

EUR 14 700 000

Regional Development and Protection Programme in Kenya: Support to the Kalobeyei Development Programme - UNHCR

Action Fiche

2 MARCH 2023
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Region and Country
  • Horn of Africa
Thematic
  • Greater economic and employment opportunities
  • Improved governance and conflict prevention
  • Strengthening resilience of communities
Partner
  • World Food Programme
  • UNICEF
  • Food and Agriculture Organization
  • United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

More news and stories on the region

Poultry unit in Kalobeyei settlement Village 2.  ©Francis Ekiru/FAOKE
  • News article

The Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) is implementing the EU Trust Fund-funded project in Kalobeyei, which in addition to providing chickens to households, supported the establishment of two poultry production units managed by refugees.

  • 4 min read