VITA: INVESTING IN CLIMATE SMART COMMUNITIES IN AFRICA

VITA: INVESTING IN CLIMATE SMART COMMUNITIES IN AFRICA

CLIMATE JUSTICE THROUGH INNOVATIVE,

RADICAL MODELS OF DEVELOPMENT

Vita is a smart, successful, next-generation Irish development partner that has been supporting farmers and communities in Africa for nearly 33 years. Our goal is to facilitate thriving rural climate-smart economies in Africa with access to services, markets and livelihoods for all. Our approach combines knowledge-backed expert collaborations, community-led initiatives, transformational technology and innovative financing models.

Former USA Ambassador to Ireland, Kevin O’Malley talks about his regard for Vita

Former USA Ambassador to Ireland, Kevin O’Malley talks about his regard for Vita

IMPACT OF THE VITA GREEN IMPACT FUND

OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLES

Realising Africa’s enormous potential: Africa has enormous socio-economic potential and our ambition is to make a meaningful contribution
Community-Centered Development: The communities we partner with must drive their own development.
Respect: We are sensitive to and respect the culture and traditions of our partner communities and staff.
Innovation: Our focus on innovation requires courage and sometimes disruption.
Impact: The impact of our programme is measurable, tangible and sustainable.
Accountability: Honesty and transparency are reflected in all our programmes and fundraising. It is a privilege to play a role in development and we cherish it.

OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLES

Realising Africa’s enormous potential: Africa has enormous socio-economic potential and our ambition is to make a meaningful contribution

Community-Centered Development: The communities we partner with must drive their own development.

Respect: We are sensitive to and respect the culture and traditions of our partner communities and staff.

Innovation: Our focus on innovation requires courage and sometimes disruption.

Accountability: Honesty and transparency are reflected in all our programmes and fundraising. It is a privilege to play a role in development and we cherish it.

Impact: The impact of our programme is measurable, tangible and sustainable.

OUR STORIES

Potato Seeds Programme

Wanbe Wazinge

Empowering Women in Africa

Meselech Mergiya