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Description of Raah

About us
Rural Action Against Hunger hereby abbreviated as RAAH is a national   organization that was formed in 2005 by a group of Southern Sudanese   intellectuals. It started its operations in May 2007 in Western   Equatoria State county of Maridi. Its main focus is food security
RAAH is managed by the following:-
1.0 Board of Trustees (BOT)
There are five prominent  South Sudanese  nationals that form a body of the board that is called Board of Trustees (BOT) who are the policy formulating advisory, consulting and guiding  body of the organization. The BOT  are involved in the organizationals   resources and the overall success of the organization. The Board   comprises of the following:
- Chairman
-  Secretary, who is also the Program Director
-Three members.

The membership is drawn from a wealth of experienced, reputable individuals reputable institution /civil service department and Churches who offer voluntary service to the organization. The Chairperson can be requested  to step down if he/she does not conform to the expectations of the board or should the chair fall vacant due to reasons beyond the control of  the board in such circumstances a two-third majority of the board  members shall effect those changes. The board is facilitated during  board meetings with transport, accommodation and other expenses as shall be determined by the financial situation of the organization and the  recommendations of the board. The functions of the board are spelt out  in Article Five of the Constitution.
2.0 Management Committee
The Management Committee comprises of  the Programme Director, Project Coordinator and the administrator. This  committee ensure smooth running of the projects, organize meetings with  other staff, and mitigate conflicts and any other matters under their  jurisdiction. The Program Director is the over all head of the program  and management committee and is assisted by Project Coordinator.
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Head Office
Hai Rock City
Rural Action Against Hunger
Building a Resilient Community in South Sudan
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