Navrongo-Bolgatanga Catholic Diocesan Development Organization (NABOCADO) is a catholic faith based organisation that have promoted  rural development since 1981. The operations of the organisation covers the whole diocese which comprise of all 13 administrative district if the Upper East Region including four districts in the Northern Region with a land area of 31,068 square kilometres with an estimated population of 2 million (47.6% males and 52.4 females) at the growth rate of 3% per annum. The diocese is located at the Sahel ecological region with 75% of the population being rural and 85% being agrarian. The Organisation operate under four main sectors which include Health service sector, Education sector, Livelihood and Advocacy sector and Good Governance Justice and peace sector. These sectors are headed by Directors who are coordinated by the Human Resource Coordinator.

NABOCADO operations is guided by its strategic plan which focuses on promoting; Livelihood and Advocacy, Access to quality health delivery, Access to Quality Education and Good Governance Justice and Peace in the Diocese.

Our Mission

NABOCADO exist to promote and sustain integral human development of the poor and marginalised through improved livelihood and food security, quality health and education delivery, equity and peaceful coexistence in the diocese.

Our Vision

A dignified life for the poor in which the marginalised and vulnerable in the rural areas have access to quality education and health, decent shelter, adequate food and income as contained in the social teaching of the church.

Our Core Values

Christian, people centred, non-discriminatory, stewardship, partnership, Transparency