HOPE for the victims of the cyclone Nargis in Myanmar

The deadly tropical cyclone Nargis hit Myanmar on 2nd and 3rd May 2008. The regions Irrawaddy and Yangon bore the brunt of the disaster.

HOPE’87 - UNESCO ‘Humanitarian Crisis Response Project’

HOPE’87 - UNESCO ‘Humanitarian Crisis Response Project’ to be launched in Afar-Region/Ethiopia:
In co-operation with UNESCO, HOPE’87 and PADET are starting a Humanitarian Crisis Response in the Afar Regional State.

HOPE'87-ADA co-financing project starts in Lahore/ Pakistan

In cooperation with the Lahore based "Society for Education and Technology (SET), which established an IT training centre in Lahore in 2002, HOPE'87 will strive to empower marginalised youth, especially deaf and mute young people, by providing IT training to enable them to participate in the local job market.

General Assembly - 20 years of HOPE'87

On October 15th, 2008 the General Assembly of HOPE'87 took place at theHaus-, Hof- und Staatsarchiv ("Royal Archives") in Vienna. The meeting was held under the title "HOPE'87 - 20 Years of Service" andattracted such a great number of members, donors, partners and well-wishersthat seats got scarce very quickly... 

Re-collecting the sad memories of the disaster in Bangladesh - Photography competition and exhibition in Dhaka to raise awareness and preparedness

Cyclone SIDR hit Bangladesh on 15th November 2007 and caused severe damage in the coastal region with a death toll of approximately 8,000 people. In this view HOPE’87 Bangladesh wants to re-collect the sad memories of the disaster in order to raise awareness and preparedness with domestic resources.

Agreement on Emergency Assistance for Small Farmers

The national representation of FAO and HOPE’87 in Burkina Faso signed an agreement on ‚Emergency assistance for small farmers suffering from rising food prices in urban and semi urban areas in five cities in Burkina Faso’.