Caritas Nairobi is the Aid and Development department of the Catholic Archdiocese of Nairobi covering two counties that is Nairobi and Kiambu. Among the key intervention programmes is the Agriculture Programme which supports the marginalized communities through projects that generate income.
The Agriculture programme has been quite instrumental in the implementation of the 2014/2018 Caritas Nairobi Strategic Plan specifically Goal 1 “To enhance the self-reliance of 10, 000 targeted households with in the ADN”
Projects under this programme are specifically designed for small-holder farmers with emphasis on sustainability and builds on the local knowledge. The agriculture Programme integrates the massage of Pope Francis in his Encyclical Laudato Si especially through promotion of clean environments and sustainable use of our natural resources.