Project list

Using sunlight to purify water in Vietnam

Many infants in Vietnam die of diarrhoeal diseases, while older children and adults also suffer from them. The main cause is contaminated drinking water. And yet there is a very simple method for ridding water of germs – and it uses ...
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Strengthening Civil Society Organizations in Bangladesh

HELVETAS Germany supports CSOs in Bangladesh: This project is designed to enhance the capacities of CSOs to engage actively in inclusive and transparent decision making on local government budgets and spending...

A Bridge for the People of Kumpur

HELVETAS Germany builds a bridge for the people of Kumpur. Thanks to this bridge, all villagers will have a better access to nearby markets and health centers. Because the trail bridge allows for crossing with motorbikes and animals, ...
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BioTrade Initiative in Vietnam

HELVETAS Germany in Vietnam: The South-East Asian country has a large resource of natural ingredients. Consumers increasingly demand for BioTrade products from Vietnam. These can be used as raw materials for the ...
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How latrines became a status symbol in Nepal

The inhabitants of Ghanteshwor in western Nepal are proud of their village, for it has as many toilets as houses. For the villagers this means they can live in dignity and good health; for the latrine-builders, it means a secure ...
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