Project list

Community bakeries conserve scarce ground vegetation

The deforestation of hillsides in central Afghanistan is destroying the very basis of local livelihoods. Large quantities of wood are required if every family bakes its own bread. The community bakeries introduced by Helvetas Swiss ...

Clean water and healthy schools in Guatemala

In the highlands of Guatemala, HELVETAS is building wells, small piped networks and latrines. It also trains local water committees responsible for operation and maintainence of the systems. The project focuses on rural communities ...
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Basic education as a sustainable investment in Mali

Over half of Malian children do not complete their primary education. Girls in particular often stop going to school after a few years. By offering bridging arrangements for basic schooling and vocational training, HELVETAS gives ...
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Civil Society support in Laos

The Laos Civil Society Support project aims to support and strengthen civil society at national and regional level through partnerships and capacity development as well as strengthening networks and alliances around specific topics.
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