Development Concern (Devcon)

Contact Information


P.O. Box: 78046 - 00507

Wajir , Kenya

Primary Contact

Yussuf A. Gedi

Mission Statement

“The mission of Devcon is to contribute towards reduction of poverty, vulnerability and marginalization among the residents of Wajir District and beyond, through sustainable development aimed at improving health, education, water and environment as well as all other spheres of life.
– To promote increased access to safe and adequate water for marginalized communities in Wajir district and beyond.
– To contribute to the realization of a vibrant pastoralist livestock economy.
– To rehabilitate and/ or safeguard the natural environment from environmental degradation.
– To advocate for use of efficient, sustainable, safe and environmentally friendly sanitation and waste disposal systems in the district.
– To contribute to increased food security and sustainable livelihoods in the district thereby increasing self reliance and restoring human dignity.
– To build the capacity of local communities and groups in effective management of natural resources and to advocate for the same.
– To improve access to information, education and knowledge among communities and individuals.”

Focal Issues