HEKS/EPER makes a difference
In a region where life is marked by long-standing conflicts, HEKS/EPER is striving to promote peace based on justice and respect for human rights.
Brazil Country Programme
HEKS/EPER supports rural communities in improving food security and incomes and in building a strong civil society.
Niger Country Programme
HEKS/EPER supports the rural population in the Tahoua and Maradi regions in building up profitable and sustainable agricultural production and in livestock farming.
Senegal Country Programme
HEKS/EPER supports people in Senegal in securing access to land, in sustainably managing natural resources and in tapping new sources of income.
Haiti Country Programme
HEKS/EPER assists rural communities in building up agricultural production chains so as to enable them to meet their basic needs with the additional income.
Honduras Country Programme
In southern Honduras, HEKS/EPER supports projects for the development of rural communities, the protection and defence of human rights, as well as disaster preparedness programmes.
Colombia Country Programme
HEKS/EPER is helping to build to a more just and peaceful society and improve the livelihoods of internally displaced families and rural communities.
Hungary Country Programme
HEKS/EPER supports the Reformed Church in Hungary in developing projects for Roma children and young people and in its work for the inclusion of otherwise abled people.
The HEKS/EPER Regional Office Aargau/Solothurn works to integrate deprived groups in society. Its services address the specific needs of people at risk of exclusion.
The HEKS/EPER Regional Office Eastern Switzerland helps to integrate the socially disadvantaged in society. Its services address the specific needs of people at risk of exclusion.
The HEKS/EPER Regional Office in Zurich/Schaffhausen works to integrate deprived social groups. The services of the Regional Office address the specific needs of people at risk of exclusion.
Romania Country Programme
In Romania HEKS/EPER supports social and economic inclusion for elderly and care-dependent persons, victims of domestic violence and the Roma population.
Projects in Georgia and Armenia
South Caucasus Regional Programme
HEKS/EPER improves living conditions for rural dwellers in Georgia and Armenia through income-generating activities and civil society empowerment.
The HEKS/EPER Siège romand conducts projects to integrate, protect the rights of and advocate for socially disadvantaged people, in particular, migrants and asylum seekers.
Practical guide for migrants designed to promote and facilitate integration
ECHO - Information about Switzerland
What does federalism mean? What should I do if I fall ill? What do the deductions on my wage slip mean? Answers to these and many other questions can be found in ECHO, the civic administration guide. ECHO has over 30 pages of information, links and tips on life in Switzerland. Available in German, French, Italian and English.
Annual Meeting HEKS/EPER Open Forum 2017
Under the Open Forum project, HEKS/EPER is strengthening civil society organizations that are working for justice and peace by non-violent means.