Helping Communities Thrive
Improving livelihoods in rural communities is vital for alleviating poverty and achieving holistic development. Livelihood enhancement initiatives create economic opportunities that uplift individuals and families out of poverty.
As households experience improved livelihoods, they can invest in better health and education for their children, breaking the cycle of intergenerational poverty and improving their wellbeing. Moreover, enhanced livelihoods empower women, leading to greater gender equality and women’s economic empowerment.
Transforming Livelihoods in the Philippines through CoMSCA
Project HEAL improves the livelihoods of Filipino families through the establishment of Community Managed Savings and Credit Association (CoMSCA) groups.
Empowering Women in Cambodia through Farming Initiatives and Female Led Self-Help Groups
Project WALS improves the well-being and living standards of disadvantaged women through agriculture training, livelihood support to keep children in school, and educational community-wide campaigns to promote improved hygiene and sanitation practices.