About Us

The organization was formed in 1999 as Friends of the Habitat in response to the low and pervasive literacy level, rising HIV prevalence, malaria and widespread poverty. However, while registering the Association as a National NGO in the year 2000 the name of the organization was changed to Herwa Community Development Initiative on the advice of the CAC.

Our Mission

To significantly reduce health problems like child killer diseases, HIV/AIDS, violent conflicts; ensure free and fair elections, and accountable Government through communication, capacity building, dialogue, sensitization and community mobilization and education.

Our Vision

HECDI envisions a democratic society which is free from violent conflicts, diseases, and empowered youths.

Success Stories