Mission, Vision & Values
Our mission is to grow an ecologically sustainable business and improve the livelihoods of the communities we source our products.
Given, much of our business is dependent on products from the Natural Environment; we believe it is our duty and responsibility to help protect the environment we source our products. In the purchase of our raw products, we strive to ensure our suppliers are paid a fair price, so as to deter from harmful practices.
To continue to work in the spirit of togetherness to find enduring solutions that, ensure the peaceful synchronicity of people and nature.
Our guiding ethos is best expressed in the Somali proverb; “far keliya fool ma dhaqdo” which roughly translates as a single finger cannot wash a face. We believe in the power of togetherness and utilize this to increase sustainable management in the communities we work in. The Haji Hussain Group endeavors to promote a harmonious coexistence between people and nature.
We believe the fundamental vitality and strength of our company lies in our values, we believe in staying true to our ideals:
- Healthy work environment
- Maintaining close partnerships with local communities
- Preserving the natural environment
- Promoting ethical sourcing
- Operating equal opportunities in employment
Haji Hussein Group’s Corporate Social Responsibility Statement:
We are a young multi-sector company committed to building durable partnerships with local communities. We strongly believe the key to success on the African market is community, knowledge, creativity and adaptation. Our versatile approach to business means we operate across several sectors including; agriculture, distribution and gums and resin. We are dedicated to finding new and sustainable solutions uniquely tailored to the wide ranging challenges we face both environmentally and technically.
The company prides itself on enhancing local networks to increase interconnectivity between the rural and urban, the accessible and remote. We are guided by the principle; that which is local, is global.
At the Haji Hussain Group, we aspire to create an environment that demonstrates our dynamic business sense. We recognize the central role a healthy work environment plays in our business and take pride in our high levels of staff retention. The company actively seeks to provide a nurturing space that allows all employees equal opportunities to grow and develop their careers. Furthermore, our responsibility to the communities we work in means we cannot simply ignore the disproportionate levels of unemployed women and youth; which is why we give special priority to these two groups.