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Unlocking Possibilities

For Inclusive, Sustainable Development

We support viable ventures in the Lake region to access to financial technical and commercial resources to enable them to succeed.

Ohala Kenya is a social venture committed to unlocking economic opportunities for businesses, groups and communities in Kenya’s Lake Region. We offer tailored training, advice and facilitation services intended to bridge the gaps between resource providers and those who need the resources.

The organization was founded by Pete Ondeng in 2021 and is registered as a company limited by guarantee in Kenya. It is governed by an international board (in formation) and has its administrative office in Kisumu County.

Ohala Kenya is independent, impartial and not tied to any special interests. It’s three flagship projects, presented in more detail below, are:

We strive in all our efforts to demonstrate entrepreneurship in the public interest while upholding the highest standards of governance. Our three flagship projects, presented in more detail below are
1. The LIFT Project;
2. the REDI Project; and
3. The LAP Forum.

Our Three Projects

The LAP Forum

The Lake Aquaculture Partnership (LAP) Forum is a collaborative platform for constructive dialogue between private and public aquaculture stakeholders on issues affecting aquaculture in the Lake region.

The REDI Initiative

The Rural Economic Development Initiative (REDI) is a youth centered regenerative farming initiative that offers practical training and essential financial incentives to carefully selected cohorts of emerging, young farmers.

The REDI Initiative

The LIFT Project

The Lakeside Inclusive Finance & Training (LIFT) Project is an Ohala Kenya initiative that aims to equip individuals and groups in the Lake region to better access and utilize financial services that can improve their lives.