About the Association

Strategic Vision

Association Nkom sought to respond to increased suffering, starvation and deaths among communities. Association Nkom was established and registered formally in Switzerland on October 7, 2010. The association is also registered with the non-governmental organizations board in Douala (Cameroon). Association Nkom would like to work at grassroots level to enhance the capacity of communities it works with to enable them to respond to their basic needs using first and foremost, their local resources. 

Among the key strategic choices of the strategy of our association is the decision to build on existing experience, replicable programmes, and innovative service delivery. The initiatives of the association will include the Local economic development fund, Community water supply and sanitation, Food security and livelihoods, Rural housing, the Technopreneur programme, Local Business service centers, Small and Middle enterprise incubators, Agricultural marketing and farming development, Assistance to the development of skills for industry and employment, creation of self-sustaining villages, Establishment of IT centers, Distance learning centers, Awareness programmes for primary and secondary schools, Waste management programmes, and others. 

Association Nkom is a member of Wiser Earth, a social network for sustainability. 

Thank you for your kind support for the development of our rural communities. Kindly also read the french version of the flyer (available for download).