Earthquake in Chile

On Saturday 27th of February, shortly after the devastating earthquake in Haiti, it was now on Chile to become the site of a terrible natural disaster. An earthquake with the magnitude of 8.8 on the Richter scale - one of the strongest earthquakes ever recorded - and subsequent flood waves rolled over the country and left a scene of destruction.

Mission of HOPE'87 General Secretariat to Chisinau/Republic of Moldova

During their mission to the Republic of Moldova in February 2010 Secretary General Robert Ottitsch and Desk Officer Dr. Maisa Khalil met all relevant stakeholders concerning the project “HOPE for the children of Moldova”.

Haiti: emergency support and reconstruction

In order to help the victims of the earthquake in Haiti, HOPE’87 cooperates with its long-term Austrian partner “Jugend Eine Welt- Don Bosco” ensuring a vital and efficient link with the Salesian fathers working in Haiti since 1936.


In memoriam...
It is with great sadness that we have been informed shortly before Christmas about the sad passing away of our dear Uta Meran, retired HOPE’87-Kenya Branch Office Manager. 

Press Release

"HOPE for the victims of the conflict in Pakistan"
European Commission funds a Water and Sanitation intervention in Swat valley, N.W.F.P.


HOPE’87 assists at the UNESCO General Conference in Paris

The Secretary General of HOPE’87, Robert Ottitsch, represented the organisation, which enjoys the status “In Operational Relationship with UNESCO” at the General Conference of UNESCO, 6th to 23rd of October, 2009. HOPE’87 cooperates since 1991 with UNESCO and especially with the Sector of Social and Human Sciences (SHS).