The project is being implemented by Faith based organization Adventist Development and Relief Agency ADRA. The project sites are in lower Yatta Sub-county, Kitui County. To the eastern side of the county, the main relief feature is the Yatta plateau, which stretches from the north to the south of the county and lies between rivers Athi and Tiva. The plateau is characterized with plain wide shallow spaced valleys.
The climatic condition varies across the county in terms of rainfall and temperature. The rainfall pattern is bi-modal with long rains falling in the months of March to May. These are usually very erratic and unreliable rainfall. The short rains which form the second rainy season fall between October and December and is a bit reliable. The county experiences high temperatures throughout the year, which ranges from 140c to 340c. The projects seeks to address enhance food security and water