The Children's Village
Located 160km from Phnom Penh, in the heartland of rural Cambodia, the Children’s village currently looks after 75 children. Many of these have parents in jail, or have been abused, neglected or abandoned. In the last two years 16 children have been re-integrated … read more
Democratic republic of congo
From Streets to the Classroom
A bold plan to change the lives of children in the Democratic Republic of Congo by empowering their families to become self-sufficient, and, in doing so, releasing children from the burden of street life and hard labour and placing them back in the classroom, where they belong… read more
The garden has been designed to produce enough food to feed 100 street children. It was created by a leading horticulturalist to be high yield and to grow nutritious fruit and vegetables that the children will love. Many of the children have spent their childhoods living on the streets … read more
It is not for nothing that Payatas is known as the ‘national shame’ of the Philippines. Nicknamed the ‘Second Smokey Mountain’, Payatas is home to the largest dumpsite in the Philippines. Rubbish heaped as far as the eye can see, the 13hectare dump is home to officially 150,000 people… read more
The Family Farm is a 10-acre fully sustainable innovative farm which is currently being built just outside of Manila in the Philippines spearheaded by Will Marcus in partnership with a Filipino foundation and Donald Van Cooten from Breaking the Hunger Cycle… read more
In the upland, hilly area of Tacloban City live some of the poorest farming communities. In 2013, Typhoon Haiyan devastated the city, and food production remains poor to this day. The community is barely able to grow enough to survive… read more
In 2016 Viet Nam experienced the worst drought in 90 years. Two million people were left devastated and in urgent need of humanitarian assistance. Of these two million, 1.5 million live in the Mekong Delta. Many families here live on less than $2 a day… read more
Kenya is an impoverished nation, with over 16 million of its 40 million inhabitants living below the poverty line. The statistics are hard to digest: 35% of children-under-five are stunted, 16% are underweight and 7% are wasted. If these children don’t get… read more
Future projects include:
Rooftop gardens in urban cities.
Wall food gardens in slums.
School gardens and lunch programs.
Agriculture/gardening skills workshops.
Goat, pig and chicken farms.
Creative and effective projects to give people the tools they need to grow their own food, and create their own food self-sufficiency.
Community cooking classes.
Basic health and nutrition community awareness.