Field Projects

Friendship: Masks for Prevention against COVID-19

2020-05-19T09:25:51+01:00May 19, 2020|Field Projects|

Ahimsa Fund thanks Friendship NGO and Dr. Mohammad Atiqullah Sayeed, Assistant General Manager, for sharing this information. In the context of recent COVid-19 outbreak worldwide, the shock and awe of the pandemic 19 in Bangladesh have started being prominent [...]

Impact of COVID19 on pandemic on South Africa

2020-05-15T09:23:14+01:00May 15, 2020|Field Projects, Research Projects|

Edited and updated version of an interview by Renier Koegelenberg with Rev Udo Hahn, Protestant Academy of Tutzing, Bavaria, Germany, Published in Tutzing Newsletter 8 April 2020; & The role of faith communities – Tsantsabane case study. INTERVIEW Question [...]

Brazil’s HIV policy for indigenous people

2020-03-13T13:21:49+01:00August 03, 2018|Field Projects|

by Adele Benzaken, Deputy Director, Department of AIDS, STI and Viral Hepatitis, Ministry of Health, Brazil Presently, Brazil harbours around 1 million indigenous persons – an estimated 750,000 of whom live within indigenous lands and territories that occupy around 12% [...]

Mexico in the aftermath of the Sept 2017 earthquake

2018-05-17T13:12:17+01:00February 01, 2018|Field Projects|

Without a doubt, September 2017 was one of the hardest months that Mexicans have lived through for many years. The aim of this visit to Mexico was to examine ways in which Ahimsa Fund could participate in the reconstruction effort.

Statement on Impact India Foundation (IFF) Initiatives

2017-10-10T08:25:45+01:00October 09, 2017|Field Projects|

I am impressed to see the evolution of the Community Health Initiative over the years. This is my third visit to the project. I look forward to seeing the final outcomes IIF achieves in the interventions to do with [...]

From Mumbai to Dharamshala, building bridges between communities

2020-03-13T14:18:30+01:00October 06, 2017|Field Projects|

Last month, Ahimsa Fund's founder had the opportunity to return to India. There is a strong link between Ahimsa Fund and the Indian subcontinent (the concept of ahimsa originates from Hindu wisdom), and Jean-François de Lavison's journeys to India [...]