We just reached our third goal: Thanks to you we fully funded our school meal project. We already implemented the project during the coffee harvest time in November 2016. And these are the results! Why school meals? Because we want to nudge the children to school! When we first met Wendmage Guta, the director of [...]
Deworming of school children is one of the most effective means to foster development
We are just back from Ethiopia where we were able to implement our first social projects - including the eye test day for the children of our coffee farmers. Now we want to show you the achievements of your support. Enjoy the reading! Screening 870 children on a single day is a real challenge. First, all [...]
712 kg – that's the amount of waste an average Swiss produces each year, among the highest in the world. We don't want to contribute to this horrible fact.
“Before, we used to sell our coffee for 1.50 to 2 Birr but now we can sell it for 10 to 15 Birr”, said Kedir Aba Megal, one of the farmers of Bufeta Gibe, the cooperative that produces our coffee.
Deworming at school is one of the most effective means of increasing school attendance – and by that fostering education and development.
Can you read this sentence? Then you’ve been pretty lucky. Either your eyes are functioning correctly – or you are wearing glasses. Go to a school in Ethiopia and look around: You won’t find any pupils with eyeglasses. This is not because they have better eyes than anywhere else. "Some of our students cannot see [...]
„During coffee harvest time children often don't come to school“ says Wendmage Guta, director of Bufeta Gibe school.