Welcome to Seeds of Peace Africa
Seeds of Peace Africa (SOPA) International is a Kenyan registered Non-governmental Organization with the NGO Board in the Ministry of National Heritage & Cultural Affairs. SOPA International was registered as an NGO in March, 2006 and issued with a legal certificate number OP.218/051/2006/0471/3899. However, prior to attaining the status of Non Governmental organisation, SOPA International has been operating as a Community based organization - CBO since 2002 in the slums of Nairobi (Korogocho).
Its mission is to facilitate the empowerment of children, young people and women through non-violent means, conflict transformation and peace education/training, research and analysis, counselling and networking in order for them to participate in building positive peace, sustainable development and respect for human dignity in realizing a just and friendly world.
SOPA International appreciates collective approach in contributing to the betterment of the selected target group through consultation, information sharing and implementation of programmes activities in partnerships with faith-based and community based organizations and also in collaboration with the local and national governments of the countries where programme activities are run.