Rural Watch Africa Initiative is a non profit organization with the aim of strengthening the resilience of poor and marginalized rural communities whose lives and livelihood are been threatened due to degradation of their natural resources, climate change and social exclusion.


- Natural resources management

- Land degradation and reclamation

- Renewable energy

- Climate change

- Water and sanitation

- Sustainable agriculture

- Livelihood support and skill acquisition

- Gender inclusion

- Governance

- Education


our mission

Our mission is to mitigate climate change impact, environmental degradation and also promote the well-being of poor communities and the marginalized group

Our Vision

Our vision is to see a greener, resilient and productive Africa, devoid of hunger and poverty induced crisis

Our Values

We serve to promote transparency, innovation, gender inclusiveness and teamwork among our staffs

our projects

We work in collaboration with relevant public/private partners, local and international non - profits, to mitigate climate change impact and environmental(land) degradation.

We fight for others

Through Advocacy

WE care about others

We are humans

Our Projects

Incomes for Rural Youths through Beekeeping

The project is for the creation of an income opportunity through beekeeping for 25 selected unemployed youths in rural communities in Imo. The primary aim of the project is to improve the economic condition of the youth living in rural communities who are unemployed.

100 Legacy Fruit Trees to Climate Action

There is a deficit in rainfall and water supply as well as increase in heat which is aggravating desertification. The local people who rely on land for farming now finds it difficult to farm due to degradation. The school garden where student use for agriculture are facing serious decrease in production.

Empowerment for Nigerian Rural Women

The Seed to Wealth Empowerment for Rural Women provides technical support, volunteer agroforestry extension workers, seedling, improved crop varieties livestock, alternative livelihood skills acquisition as well as startup packages for 100 women and girls.

Fire Victims Recovery Campaign

The project will provide a safety plan for a household of 6, enhance agricultural production through pollination and preservation of biodiversity, and provide water supply to over 50 households.

Project Rural School Safety and Sanitary Health

The project seeks to promote a healthy and sustainable learning environment for rural primary pupils and schools in Nigeria, where infrastructures such as improved learning classrooms, toilets and water facilities are lacking.

Our Partners