Projects

Helping People to Help Themselves

Practical Action

Practical Action

Is small still beautiful? We think it is. In an increasingly divided and fragile world, Practical Action aims to demonstrate and advocate the sustainable use of technology to reduce poverty in developing countries.  Practical Action was founded in 1966, as ITDG (the...
Self Help Africa

Self Help Africa

Self Help Africa is a charity helping families in rural Africa out of poverty. We help people grow enough food to feed their families, help them find ways of earning a living, and help communities manage their own development. The Give to Grow Project in Teso, north...
Water Aid

Water Aid

WaterAid is an international charity. Our mission is to overcome poverty by enabling the world’s poorest people to gain access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene education. Foundations for the Future Water Aid has approached us to support an ambitious three year...
Voluntary Service Overseas – VSO

Voluntary Service Overseas – VSO

News of three volunteers : Sarika Prathapan from Cambridge, is a neonatal nurse sharing her skills and knowledge with medical students in Mulu Asefa Primary Hospital in Tigray, Ethiopia – caring for premature and sick babies, mothers in labour (often severely...