EXPERIENCE BEING PART OF EXCITING DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS !
Now you can.
Our Field Partners offer you first hand insights into land, people, culture – for cultural exchange and global learning for ‘live’ conversations, exchanges … and into challenges – poverty, food, incomes, education … with many options to get involved.
You can become part of these stories.
RWANDA – GORILLA MOUNTAIN – SOCIAL BUSINESS – COMMUNITY TOURISM – FAMILY FIT – PERMACULTURE GARDEN – RURAL ARTS & CRAFTS GIFT SHOP – LOCAL GUIDES – YOUTH EMPLOYMENT – COMMUNITY CENTRE – YOUTH LEADERSHIP – INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS – TRAINING CAMPS
That’s a long list, and this makes it so exciting! But, to begin with, Terri is a dreamer and storyteller extraordinaire that is going to turn your image of Africa downside up, and this wow experience will make you laugh and want to get involved!
The True Heart of Africa.
It’s almost true geographically, but we don’t refer to the tangible, but to the Spirit of Africa! And that’s not embodied in poverty, killings, famine and mining, but is very well alive in Rwanda. Terri and Farakhan have amazing stories to share, you’ll have so much fun – including the BEST dance videos.
with discovering what Africa/ns truly are like. Meet Terri and Fara-khan online, make friends, and get involved in creating this fireworks story together. It’ll be fun!
GERMAN-BORN NETWORK OF SCHOOL STUDENT COMPANIES – HOLISTIC VILLAGE DEVELOPMENT – GATI, NEPAL, HIMALAYA – MULTI-FACETED ACTIVITIES – WORK VISIT
Freiberg’s high school runs a ‘student business’ founded for the purpose of solving development problems of their partner village in Nepal, this makes it a ‘social business’.
is the coordinator in Nepali. He has a lot of stories to tell about rural life, traditions, specific challenges, the development program …
As owner of Nepal Social Tours – he knows the mountains in and out, and guides visiting NN crews on an amazing tour in his home region.
The sponsor run!
a massive earthquake struck the region, only the new school stood unharmed on the mountain. It has turned into a symbol of hope for the entire valley, and motivated Namaste Nepal students to now build a school at each of the valley’s 7 villages. To achieve these milestones, they call on other schools to join the adventure. Are you up for (part) of it?
Schools love Entrepreneurial Student Clubs
but one needs a relevant, meaningful, exciting venture. Ordinary business projects rarely have much inspirational to offer. But SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP does!
PART-SEDENTARY NOMADIC TRIBE – SAHARA – EPIC CULTURE #1 SAFE HOME & EDUCATION FOR CHILDREN & YOUTH IN THE CITY #2 BASIC NEEDS FOR THE VILLAGE – WATER & AGRICULTURE
THIS FAMOUS TRIBE portrayed in Wim Wenders’ famous film Herdsmen Of The Sun has been forced by severe droughts to partly settle down.
that this moment calls on us to gather humanity’s finest ecosystem restoration farming and water planting knowledge, switch on your engineer’s mind, your fundraiser’s heart, and your communication genius.
Kajire Beehive Fence Project
WILDLIFE-HUMAN CONFLICT – SERENGETI DROUGHT FORCES ELEPHANTS ONTO FARMLAND – DEVASTATION – POVERTY
Abdurahman faces the first crisis of a yet underreported issue – wildlife-human conflict as wild animals are pushed towards human settlements in desperate search for food. The local people wish not to harm their majestic animal neighbours, but for these small farmers, a trampled field means famine. They need a solution, fast! It turns out that animal allies, bees, are men’s best friend in this matter. Bee fences keep ellies out, since the swinging hives anger bees, and the ellies flee the swarms.
has been found, and Abdurahman has made it his mission to protect his village and train folks across the region to follow the example, plant bushes, trees, food crops for ellies, bees … cool aye, why didn’t people think of this earlier? A challenge, typical of all Africa, is finance. Believe it or not, hives, wires, rural transport, are costly, especially for small farmers, who survive, but lack goods to trade.
will be found, if we act together. It’s a tough nut to crack, but Ellie Honey, and ellies up (too) close hint at options for
but we yet have to develop this, maybe also with our other Kenyan friends … Are you up for the challenge starting from scratch?