Grassroot Initiative for Strengthening Community Resilience

WHO WE ARE

For a fully funded project, GISCOR went into partnership agreement with UNHCR in 2017 to 2018 implementation. With regards to this contract-agreement between GISCOR and UNHCR in 2017 and 2018, GISCOR operates in 7 liberated areas which are; Askira-Uba, Chibok, Tungushe, Gwoza, Pulka, Monguno and Damboa all situated within the borders of Borno state where high number of IDPs, refugee returnees and other Persons of concern were recorded due to the activities of armed insurgence “AOG”. The activities for the 2017 and 2018 project were basically protection monitoring activities in the communities to identify protection concerns and thereafter, provide responses including referrals to specialized service providers in the areas.

OUR APPROACH

GISCOR went into partnership agreement with UNHCR and signed PPA in 1st April, 2017 through 31st December 2017.

With regards to this contract-agreement between GISCOR and UNHCR in 2017, GISCOR operates in 6 liberated areas which are; Askira-Uba, Chibok, Gwoza, Pulka, Monguno and Damboa all situated within the borders of Borno state where high number of IDPs, refugee returnees and other Persons of concern were recorded due to the activities of armed insurgence “AOG”. The activities for the 2017 project were basically protection monitoring activities in the communities to identify protection concerns and thereafter, provide responses including referrals to specialized service providers in the areas.

— Our Mission

Primarily protecting, empowering & providing Multi-sectoral Assistance to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), Returnees, Refugees, Asylum Seekers, Stateless Persons towards ensuring Access, Safety & Dignity of the Population of Concern both at the Camp & Host Community.

— Our Vision

Building the resilience of the affected populations aimed towards durable solution.

PARTNERS

Primarily supporting, empowering and assisting the PoCs by protecting their rights, dignity and strengthening their self-reliance.