Rural Integrated Center for Community Empowerment (RICCE)
RICCE works to empower rural communities to take charge of their destinies.
Our work in rural communities covers range of programs including; Food Security, Gender Equality and Women Empowerment, Environmental Safety and Biodiversity Conservation, Income Generation Activities, Peace Building and Reconciliation, etc.
We have work across the 15 counties of Liberia with our work effecting hundreds of rural people lives and influencing many policy recommendations.
At RICCE, our work is divided into six programmes:
Food, Nutrition Security and Livelihood Development
This programme is aimed at strengthening food security and livelihood opportunities in rural communities.
Gender Equality and Women Empowerment
Dedicated to the promotion of women’s rights and empowerment.
Sustainable Environment, Natural Resource Management, and Biodiversity Conservation
This programme advocates for environmental sustainability and transparency in natural resource management.
Rural Income Generation
The programme empowers rural communities with environmentally friendly income generation opportunities.
Peace Building and Conflict Resolution
This programme is aimed at preventing and managing conflicts at the national and community levels.
In all of our programmes, we mainstream gender and environmental sustainability.
SGBV, Justice, & Participation
Project Objective: To mobilize and empower CSOs and strengthen women movement to advocate and lobby for change in laws and policies at the same time create awareness on SGBV prevention to eliminate violence against women and girls in Nimba County.
Project Objective: To contribute to strengthening the rule of law to meet the urgent needs of women and children facing sexual violence (rape), most especially disadvantaged groups to seek legal redress.
Project Objective: To incorporate indigenous knowledge and gender responsiveness in biodiversity conservation and the restoration of indigenous skills for livelihood enhancement.
RICCE Quick Stats
We have over 16 years of experience in the nonprofit sector
We have successfully managed over 20 projects across Liberia
We have been trusted by global and local donors partners
Research & Development
We work with communities and other stakeholders to identify needs and develop projects for interventions.
Network & Collaboration
We establish partnership and network with stakeholders to address communities' needs.
Implementation & Monitoring
We foster durable solutions, monitor projects activities, and evaluate our interventions outcome and impacts.
Engagement & Sustainability
We remain engaged with project communities to ensure lasting impact and environmental protection.