Having to bring the water you need for childbirth to the maternity with you? That used to be a common practice at the Sirarou maternity ward until three years ago. Now there is a well that supplies the maternity and the nearby school ...Continue
Strengthening the school system in 14 municipalities in Sikasso
HELVETAS Germany improves the educational system in Mali: Access to education is still a big problem and especially girls often cannot attend school...
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 ...Continue
Many young people in Nepal have no professional or vocational training and therefore cannot find remunerative employment. Short, practice-oriented training courses and support for setting up their own business helps young people to ...Continue
It is a tough task for smallholder farmers in Guatemala to feed their families. With help from HELVETAS, young men and women from smallholder farming families learn to develop new avenues for employment and income.Continue
After over twenty years of support to communes and civil society organisations, local resiliance of the local population is gradually built up and development actors are strengthened in playing their role in the development process. ...Continue