To advance, promote, encourage, facilitate and implement development activities, processes and programmes through mobilization of resources, people, regulations and policies towards identification and solving humanity’s most pressing problems within the foundation’s areas of operation. To advocate for good governance and mobilization of communities/voters and creating awareness on the need to elect good leaders irrespective of the ethnic or religious background.
Specifically KKF’s objectives are as follows:
To scale up the quality of democracy programs by providing enabling environment for free and fair election processes, strengthening the capacity of civic organizations, and promoting the rule of law and contribute to fight against corruption. Promote and facilitate increased transparency in political, social and economic sectors through the support of women and youth leadership programme.
To provide financial and other forms of support for and to promote and organize all types of studies, conferences, symposia, conveyances, seminars, workshops, meetings and exhibitions or economic, social, cultural and other matters and to undertake or otherwise support research into such economic social, cultural and other matters and to sponsor, promote, manage or otherwise assist in the promotion, management and sponsorship of and to participate in conferences, symposia, training conventions, seminars, workshops, working groups, co-operative projects and training programmes for the Foundations’ employees, health workers, farmers and other beneficiaries of the Foundation’s objects.
To grant scholarships to students of outstanding academic talent and ability or any other deserving cases and for this purpose and towards this end to establish and organize suitable programmes, methods, systems or schemes by or through which such students and the award of such scholarships would be identified, based or otherwise determined.
To establish educational centers and other institutions for providing practical civic education by means of lecturers, seminars, workshops, conferences publication and exhibitions and to undertake or otherwise join in the monitoring of democratic processes.
Promote gender equality, support macroeconomic policies and poverty reduction strategies and facilitate development of a systematic and coherent approach to mainstreaming gender equality in national, regional and local authorities’ development.
Create awareness, promote and enhance public awareness and consensus on the social and economic advantages of girl’s education and demonstrate through interventions at the grass root how to achieve increased access, improvement of retention and better education performance of girls.
Promote, and facilitate enhanced understanding and practical applications of gender mainstreaming methodologies, tools and practices and enable application of gender equality concepts, policy frameworks and empowerment measures and methodologies.
To promote and support the self-help, initiative, creativity and entrepreneurship of young people, preparing them for active and meaningful participation in public life and facilitate the exchange of information and experience, the training and education of youth workers and youth leaders, and also provide opportunities for new forms of activities.
To manufacture, buy, sell, supply and deal in provisions and goods of all kinds required by the poor and disadvantaged and to make such provisions and goods readily available to them.
To advance, promote, encourage, facilitate and implement development activities, processes and programmes through mobilization of resources, people, regulations and policies towards identification and solving humanity’s most pressing problems within the foundation’s areas of operation