African Primary Institutions

Tightly knit extended families or African Primary Institutions, in which people often give money to and get money from relatives, characterize many developing countries. These intra-family flows mean that Read More

Amangwe Village

Amangwe Village is a community-based, Non-Profit Organisation based near KwaMbonambi in KwaZulu-Natal. They offer a holistic health care approach to adults and Read More

Re-opening of Land Claims in the Eastern Cape

The land claims process has been re-opened, allowing people who were removed from their land under apartheid rule, but who missed the earlier deadline, to lodge claims for Read More

Tumelong Mission and Development Programme

The Tumelong Mission and Development Programme in Pretoria focuses on issues regarding HIV, access to education, hunger and gender related issues. They achieve their goals by empowering people to use land for crop production Read More

IFAD – The Organic Island

Cicia island in Fiji is pristine and the elders intend to keep it that way. Last year they declared Cicia an organic island and they believe organics is the key to a healthy and prosperous future for the next generation Read More