Unity Brings Change - COVID-19 mitigation in Bangladesh

The COVID-19 pandemic has put Bangladesh as well as all other countries in the world under enormous strain. Many people lost their jobs in the South Asian country and were bound to leave the cities. This eventually resulted in an economic crisis and enforced the instability of people’s incomes, especially during the time of the lockdown. 

We stand united - pray for Vienna

On November 2nd, Vienna, the host city of HOPE’87, became the target of a cowardly terrorist attack.

Our thoughts are with the families and friends of the victims.

Our gratitude goes to all those who helped to protect and to care.

United we stand and shall never be divided.

AcCESS project: Reopening of schools in Pakistan in the context of the COVID-19 crisis

In Pakistan, the schools reopened on the 30th of September 2020 to welcome the students after a gap of more than six months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Only half of the children attend the classes on alternate days of the week.

AcCESS project: Pakistani schools in the context of the COVID-19 crisis

In response to COVID-19, the government of Pakistan closed down all educational institutions from March 2020 until 14th September, 2020. The federal minister for education announced to re-open the country’s educational institutions in various phases from 15th September, 2020 to 30th September, 2020 if the situation allows to do so.

Launching of a new recycling project for environmental protection in Mali and Burkina Faso

Mali and Burkina Faso, two neighboring countries, are marked by a developing economy with over 40% of the population living below the poverty line estimated at US$1.90 per day.