Our projects deliberately target some of the most isolated and impoverished communities in South India. Each project is preceded by research to establish and prioritise the needs of beneficiaries.
Improving Diets - This 12 month project is the logical extension to an ongoing programme dealing with health, diets and the environment in two areas of Tamil Nadu with our partners CRUSADE and GAWDESY.
Successful and on-going projects
Health Project - to train and support 12 Community Health Workers to deliver health care and advice in remote villages. Completed! Now being incorporated into Improving Diets!
Herbal Medicine - to revive knowledge about traditional medicine and encourage the planting of home herb gardens. Now being incorporated into Improving Diets!
Climate Change - to help those who rely on agriculture for income and food to adapt to the changing climate. Competed - new project coming soon.
Climate Change - Voices of Tribal People from The Nilgiris