The overall goal for Switzerland is to contribute to the reduction of poverty, improve human security and stability, and address migration challenges in this new region of concentration. The Swiss actors involved all contribute to the same 4 sectors and their corresponding goals of:
- Food Security/Rural Development sector, aiming to increase food security and resilience of dry land communities by supporting the adaptation and diversification of their livelihood strategies to environmental and socio-economic change.
Factsheet: Food Security in the Horn of Africa (Kenya, Somalia & Ethiopia) (PDF, 2 Pages, 522.7 kB, English)
- Health sector: to improve the health of the population in the intervention zones (arid/semi-arid lands), with a special focus on maternal and child health.
Factsheet: Health in the Horn of Africa (Kenya, Somalia & Ethiopia) (PDF, 412.4 kB, English)
- Good Governance, State and Peace Building/Conflict transformation sector, to strengthen the culture of accountable governance and peace dialogue at local, sub- national and national levels with a specific focus on the transformation of the Somali conflict and conflicts concerning power and resource sharing.
- Migration sector, targeting the improved protection and living standards for refugees, IDPs and migrants in the region, and improved migration management to reduce vulnerability caused by irregular migration patterns.
Factsheet: Migration and Protection in the Horn of Africa (Kenya, Somalia & Ehtiopia) (PDF, 2 Pages, 430.9 kB, English)