NoFYL was founded in 2005 as a welfare society by local Somali pastoral youth and women who were committed to improving the living standards and the level of decision making of their fellow pastoral Youth and women.
We particularly target youth, women and children, the most vulnerable members of the society; we address issues of Education, water and sanitation, campaigns and advocacy, women empowerment through civic education, emergencies interventions and protection programmes. We also work with communities at large to identify core problems.
We form the basis for youth networking with other civil society organization both at the Local and international level to create a resource centre and a forum for discussion; exchange ideas on problems affecting the youth community. While also Integrate the existing projects for improvement on proper healthcare and the living standards towards self-employment opportunities and initiate food self-sufficiency strategies and funding.