Working towards these commitments
Secure Tenure Rights
Strong Small-Scale Farming Systems
Diverse Tenure Systems
Equal land rights for women
RBM's goal is to protect the interest of its members at the economic, political and social levels. The organisation envisions pastoral communities being autonomous at the technical, institutional and economic level, while taking into account their needs, aspirations and opinion.
To integrate pastoralists in the process of national and regional policy formulation regarding pastoralism; secure pastoralism as a practice and promote the sustainable and equitable management of natural resources; strengthen the capacities of pastoralist organisations in order to defend their interests; promote social inclusion on the basis of gender; reinforce the visibility of the network of countries in the sub-region.
21 member organisations serving the interests of more than 400 000 pastoralists.