Our country is facing challenges that will determine the future of its success. Strikes, poverty and hunger on a large scale, the continued threat of HIV/AIDS and an emerging youth growing up without a clear direction of the future. We are reminded of these challenges everyday in the media, in our board rooms and through the people we associate with in our daily lives. We are however given a choice, do we pass the buck and write them off as someone else’s problem, or do we do something about them?
NuNet has decided to take the latter stance in establishing the Institute for Rural and Community Development (IRCD) as a vehicle that provides training and development support to rural and peri-urban communities.
The primary project focuses on the most critical areas that need to be addressed in our communities, both in the rural areas and in the outer cities – POVERTY AND FOOD SECURITY. This is done through the Garden of Life Micro farming programme.
The IRCD is a development organisation which provides mechanisms to improve the quality of life of rural and peri-urban communities throughout Africa, by the creation and implementation of integrated sustainable community initiatives that address the socio-economic needs designed for each specific community.
The IRCD will be able to achieve it’s vision through:
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