Where we work
We Effect is a global organisation that is fighting poverty in 24 different countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America.
A first step toward integration
ALBANIA: In Albania, children living in poverty are offered a trouble-free zone, away from the turbulence and turmoil of everyday life. The project is a collaboration between We Effect and Världens barn (Children of the World). The smell of mold and moist lies dense in the dark one-room apartment in southern Albania that the Kollona […]
Florencia takes a stand through her organic farming
Florencia Díaz Baeza belongs to the agricultural cooperative Jerovia ha vy’a (Faith and Joy) that gathers nine families in a small village on the Paraguayan countryside. In a country where the state promotes crops that require large amounts of chemical pesticides, the cooperative has focused on organic farming methods and the rescuing of threatened seeds. […]
“We are stronger, but will always be sad”
Almost everyone remembers the TV images of the big waves. Sachini Kaushalya doesn’t. She was there when the tsunami changed her life forever and took her friend away from her. Today Sachini supports other survivors to a safer future in Sri Lanka. Hanbantota district, southern Sri Lanka. The morning of December 26, 2004. The animals […]