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Namati is a international development organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 2011. As of 2019 they had $4.9 million in revenue and $2.1 million in assets.

Namati is dedicated to putting the law in people's hands. We strive to build a just world, in which every one of us can take part in the decisions and demand accountability from the institutions that affect our lives.

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Program areas at Namati

Community land protection:kenya: in 2018, we launched partnerships with samburu women's trust, impact, and il'laramatak community concerns. Our partners are actively supporting five communities in three counties (kajiado, laikipia, and isiolo), to improve the governance of their land and gain official recognition of their land total, these communitiesrepresent at least 19,000 people and over 100,000 hectares of land. Myanmar: in myanmar, we took on over 1,700 cases and secured administrative recognition of land rights in 469 cases.sierra leone: in sierra leone, we achieved 6 remedies towards reduction of environmental harms in 3 agricultural projects. And, achieved an equitable lease agreement in one project. In addition, 6 communities in selenga and paki masabong chiefdoms developed rules that prevent environmental and social harms by mining or agricultural projects in community bylaws. The communities completed mapping as well.

Global programs:communications: in 2018 we produced or co-produced 62 publications, including41 trade blogs and op-eds, and 21 learning publications (e.g. Guides, manuals, policy briefs).four pieces by Namati staff were featured in international media, four pieces werewritten by journalists about Namati and/or one of our cases, and one piece centered on legal empowerment and access to justice due to our involvement.learning: in 2018, Namati devoted significant time to developing a shared learning agenda among legal empowerment practitioners that identifies evidence gaps and priority learning areas. In this process, many Namati teams have identified their learning priorities. The effort has major potential to support or catalyze new opportunities for advocacy, and deepen and provide structure to the network's support to organizational learning. Advocacy: 2018 also saw the launch of the justice for all campaign -- a forum for collaboration across diverse stakeholders to galvanize policy advocacy towards increased financing and protection for ...

Global network:in 2018, the global legal empowerment network grew by 1,736 new members for a total membership of 6,239 individual members from 168 countries. During this period, we also grew by 413 organizations for a total of 1753 member organizations. In addition, a total of 124 members participated in intensive, in-person events, including an environmental justice learning exchange in sierra leone in march, the global shared learning agenda meeting alongside the nyu legal empowerment symposium in april, a citizenship & legal identity learning exchange in kenya in october, and the 4th annual legal empowerment leadership course in december.

Form 990s for Namati

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jul 23, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Sep 12, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Aug 26, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Jul 9, 2015990View PDF
...and two more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Namati

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,964,955
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$15,009
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$4,979,964

Vendors for Namati

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2019-09-25
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-09-25
█████████Content management system software2019-09-25
██████████Fundraising software2019-09-25
██████ ███Tax accounting2019-05-15
██████ ███████Fundraising Consulting$10,0312017-12-01
███████ █████Fundraising Consulting$6,3582017-12-01
████ ████Fundraising Consulting$14,1122017-12-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at Namati

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Vivek MaruChief Executive Officer$148,581Aug. 6, 2019
Indira SarmaChief Operating Officer$103,729Aug. 6, 2019
███ █████Chief Financial Officer$110,826Aug. 6, 2019
█████ █████████Director, Community Land Protection Program-Aug. 6, 2019
████████ ███████Director of Communications-Aug. 6, 2019
███████ ██████Director , Community Land Protection Program-May 31, 2018
██████ ████Policy Director-Aug. 6, 2019
███████ ██████Director of Development-Aug. 6, 2019
███████ ███Director , Legal Empowerment Network / Director , Global Legal Empowerment Network-June 20, 2020
█████ █████████Director, Right To Health Program and ...-Aug. 6, 2019
...and 20 more key personnel

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