Press Releases

Rohingya Mädchen im Flüchtlingslager Cox’s Bazar. | © Patrick Rohr / Helvetas
Zürich 01. June 2018

Helvetas enables almost 3.5 million people to build better lives

In 2017, the Swiss development organization Helvetas supported almost 3.5 million people in 28 countries in areas such as water, agriculture and peace. Helvetas also achieved important successes in ...
© Barbara Dietrich / Helvetas
Zürich 22. May 2018

Biogas kitchens improve the lives of 70,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Nearly one million people who have fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh live in adverse conditions, which could become even more challenging with the start of the monsoon season. With Helvetas’ support, ...
Helvetas - a partner for true change
Truly changing lives
Change takes place where people have decided to break new ground. Teófilo Caraballo, for example. He made it possible for his family to drink clean water from their own tap.