Community development

Reinforcing maternal health care in Tanzania

Background In the Kilimanjaro region, improving maternal and infant health care is a priority. Maternal mortality is high there, with 398 deaths per 100,000 births. Huruma is the referral hospital for this region, which is considered among..

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Physiotherapy for inhabitants of Bolivia’s Altiplano

Background In Bolivia, physiotherapy and rehabilitation is practically nonexistent in rural areas, even though the country’s predominant economic activities create a pressing need for it. On the Altiplano, men essentially raise livestock and work in..

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Countering the causes of poverty

For TSF, community development is an approach that prioritizes simultaneous actions, mainly in the areas of health, education, food security and governance, with a view to countering the causes of poverty in a targeted community.

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Support for survivors of sexual and gender-based violence

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) against girls and women severely restrains their development. It also debilitates the country, where structural and cyclical poverty has persisted for several..

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Training and coaching centre for youths and women farmers in Vialet

Background The training and coaching centre for youths and women farmers is in a rural area in the Vialet community, between Petit-Goâve and Miragoane. Vialet has a population of around 50,000, most of whom practice..

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Vision Jeunesse Nouvelle

Vision Jeunesse Nouvelle is an association whose purpose is to guide young boys and girls toward training (including literacy and trades), income-generating activities and social activities. It organizes sports and cultural activities for young people…

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Integrated development in Mali villages

Operating area Koulikoro, Mali Description Sahel 21, TSF’s subsidiary in Mali, oversees a wide-ranging integrated community development program in 24 Kolokani Cercle villages, in the Koulikoro region. Duration Five years (2019–2024) 2019–2020 results Efforts were undertaken to support..

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