'Ahadi' is the Swahili word for 'promise'.
Ahadi Kenya Trust is the founder of the Ant-jigger Campaign both in Kenya and other countries.
We work in partnership with the Ministry
of Public Health, Ministry of Provincial
Administration, Corporate bodies, NGO’s,
Media and the Community.
A promise for a better, healthier life.
To create a better life for people, a promise to bridge the poverty gap by empowering poor communities.
To halt and reverse the spread of jiggers (Tunga
1. Professionalism: The Staff and volunteers
engaged by Ahadi Kenya Trust acts at
all times with integrity, providing quality
service, being reliable and responsible.
2. Responsiveness: Ahadi Kenya Trust will
advocate and influence the development of
policy that will inform the management of
jiggers in Kenya.
3. Diversity: Ahadi Kenya Trust embraces the
diversity of all Kenyans. We believe that
both men and women must be equitably
and actively involved in decision making
and problem solving in order for the
community to thrive.
4. Partnership: Ahadi Kenya Trust will
nurture and foster partnership with
relevant stakeholders with a view to
achieve its objectives.
5. Advocacy: Ahadi Kenya Trust will continue
to create awareness and build capacity
on pertinent issues towards our goal of
bridging the poverty gap and enhancing
the realization of jigger free society.
6. Financial Sustainability: Ahadi Kenya
Trust believes that our work must never
be challenged by lack of resources and
therefore commits to sustainable financial
and fundraising strategies.
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Kenya - All counties
Tanzania - Arusha & Moshi
Uganda - Mayuge
• Advocating the government to come up with the National Policy Guidelines for Prevention and Control of Jiggers
• Creating jigger infestation awareness in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania
• Registering millions jigger infested Kenyans.
• Facilitation of Ambulance Mashinani to take patients to
• Opening jigger help centers in Kenya, Uganda and
• Provision of treatment and medication to patients.
• Rehabilitation and empowerment of recovered
• Fumigating homesteads and schools.
• Distribution of new pairs of shoes, clothing and food in
schools and communities.
• Training and educating volunteers and social workers.
• Rescuing and referring severe jigger infestation to
• Initiated hygiene clubs in Primary Schools in Kenya.
• Initiating bee-keeping, rabbit-keeping, Chicken rearing
and banana planting projects to generate income and
break the poverty cycle.
• Creating partnership with all the stakeholders including
the government and private sector.
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