PISP- CONCERN FIM PROGRAMME 2015: PISP as implementing partner in Chalbi and Laisamis Sub Counties
Project Title: Marsabit Programme for Enhanced Action on Resilience (Chalbi and Laisamis Sub counties)
Project Objectives: To build the resilience of the extreme poor in Marsabit County to shocks in a rapidly changing ASAL environment
PISP programme implementation strategies for livelihoods development programme targets very poor and marginalized community groups to be able to overcome the prevalent livelihood shocks. One of the key programme elements is building of an increased emergency alertness and response capacity using the Community Managed Disaster Risk Reduction (CM-DRR) approach. This method seeks to identify the community’s level of vulnerability to drought and other related hazards or disasters with the aim of increasing community capacity to cope with the effects of increasing humanitarian crises whenever they occur.
PISP methodologies of program Implementation:
The projects’ key stakeholders include the members of County Steering Groups (CSG). PISP will continue to collaborate with GoK line departments, bilateral organizations and NGOs to harmonize development approaches in the County.