To promote social responsibility of governments, International Finance Institutions, AU, regional Commissions, Corporate Organizations and individuals in Africa through capacity building, advocacy, networking, research and technical support for a just and equitable society.
Our work in development finance:
Jamaa Resource Initiatives’ work involves research, focused discussion, and debate on sustainability of development throughout Africa. Our distinctive niche is that of raising adequate resources to support development work. We promote collaborative links among communities and businesses defend rights in development projects.
Geographic Focus: Sub-Saharan Africa
Constituency/Partners: Civil society organizations, Indigenous peoples, Land rights, Rural communities, Women, Workers
Sector Focus: Agriculture, Energy, Infrastructure, Mining, Natural resources, Water
Financier Targets: AfDB, BRICS NDB, World Bank
Coalition Work Group: Advocacy with national government, BRICS New Development Bank, Community Engagement, Human Rights Defenders Campaign, World Bank Safeguards Review