Hence, HARWG role is to enhance its community's decision-
i) they rescue themselves from current under-
ii) they initiate, establish and improve their development processes.
In this context, HARWG plans and implements with and through its community, low cost and confidence building activities on existing realities as the starting point. This is an awesome and obviously unenviable task, given the overwhelming accumulated ills of the past.
Charity Initiatives in Horn of Africa
Overall Development Objectives and Strategies
Recognition for HARWG grew out of the problems concerning the Somali refugee returnees to Somaliland . The elite and elders who had been refugees in Ethiopia for some 12 years, returned to lack of resources and very basic amenities. Returnee children could not continue their education and the sick could not get treatment for various conditions.
The founders of HARWG are those who worked in helping the destitute returnees in
rehabilitation programmes. With the participation of the community, they initiated
small scale clinics, preparatory schools, mosques, garbage centres, primary health
care oriented programmes, and also organised self-
HARWG therefore needs and sincerely requests the help of national and international organisations concerned with and active in relief, rehabilitation and development to;
Support HARWG in it's relief work,
as the deprived Somaliland people currently lack material resources
as well as the self-
Given such support, HARWG is confident in distributing fairly any material provided to these most needy deprived people..