We support projects worldwide in the respective core areas. The following is an overview of our partner organisations and projects.

Africa

  • elea Foundation – Smart Dukas Nairobi in Kenya 

    Vocational training in basic business skills for owners of small grocery stores in poor neighborhoods of Nairobi, with the goal of substantially improving the business position of small traditional shops (Dukas), securing the jobs of the shop owners and their families.

  • Solidar Suisse in Mozambique

    Providing youths with vocational training in agricultural practices to become farmers in order to increase their chances of entering the labour market.

  • Swisso-Kalmo in Somalia

    Educating midwives on safe maternal practices and deliveries in a region with the highest maternal and infant mortality rates in the world.

  • TSiBA Education in South Africa

    Vocational training for youths with financial constraints and inferior or incomplete secondary education to become commercial employees.

Asia

  • elea Foundation – BagoSphere in the Philippines

    Providing professional training as call centre agents to underprivileged youths, enabling them to secure jobs in the fast-growing call centre industry.

  • elea Foundation - Dharma Life in India

    Giving rural households access to products sold at an affordable price by creating a local distribution network and educating locals as entrepreneurs to become local representatives and sales agents of Dharma Life.

  • SITECO in Indonesia

    Establishing a campus for technical vocational education in mechatronics and polymechanics following the dual education model.

  • Smiling Gecko in Cambodia

    Developing and implementing several new vocational training courses offering a wide array of employment opportunities in areas such as tourism.

  • WOMANITY in Afghanistan

    Offering vocational training to young women as IT and data management specialists.

Europe

  • ALBISBRUNN in Switzerland

    Providing vulnerable youths with a vocational training course in recycling so that they are able to look after themselves, interact meaningfully in society, and master the skills they need to earn a living.

  • THE BOOK-GODPARENTS in Switzerland

    Supporting socially underprivileged children and their families by encouraging participatory readings by local people of illustrated books in order to support progress in literacy, increase self-confidence, and bring various social classes together.

  • RethinkResource in Switzerland

    Business-to-business online marketplace for responsible and sustainable handling of industrial waste, by-products, and side-stream materials.

  • SOLIDAR SUISSE in Bosnia-Herzegovina

    Assisting young people in Kosovo in applying to the workforce by providing information on vocational training and career opportunities.

  • The Ocean Cleanup in the Netherlands

    Supporting young researchers in an efficient recycling process of debris collected by advanced technologies to rid the oceans of plastic waste.

Latin America

  • SWISSAID in Nicaragua

    Empowering youths through a training course designed to strengthen farming skills in order to secure an income in the agricultural industry.

  • Fundación Educación in Peru

    Providing support to young and promising talent from low-income families to allow them the opportunity to study at a technical college or university to prepare for a career in the technical or information technology industry.

  • Fair Recycling in Brazil

    Setting up a training course in recycling in order to enable underprivileged youths a future-oriented job opportunity, enabling them to overcome poverty.

Art Awards in Switzerland

  • FANTOCHE – Animation film festival

    Audience award for best international film.

  • PRIX VISARTE – Architectural and public art

    Award for innovative and revolutionary projects in the area of architectural and public art.

  • Fotomuseum Winterthur – Post-photography prototyping, P3

    Award for young artists to support their developmental work in the area of digital art and photography known as post-photography.