India

Stewards' Trust

The partner trains community leaders, community volunteers and students. Some of these are illiterate. The impact of this is that in several remote communities a movement of villagers has started that is taking care for changes in the form of local schools, better roads, electricity, saving groups, access to drinking water, and hygiene awareness.

EFICOR

EFICOR is working in the Indian state of Bihar for people who are very vulnerable for the effects of disasters because of their caste or racial background. Villagers form different groups: disaster prevention committees, saving groups, evacuation groups, farmer groups. In the process the authorities are involved in making communities more resilient.

Emmanuel Hospital Association

EHA aims to get access to health care for vulnerable people. Community volunteers are trained to link people in remote villages to the health care system.

Association for Christian Thoughtfulness

In Mumbai ACT works with local groups in slums. Impact is seen through better access to health care but also advocacy with and on behalf of local people. Next to that ACT provides trauma counselling for victims of trafficking. 

Ontwerp & realisatie: Nilsson