HEKS/EPER makes a difference
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.
HEKS/EPER Bangladesh Country Programme 2017-2020
HEKS Working Paper Series Access to Land
Assess & Enhance Land Tenure Security
Restricted and endangered access to land and resources has proven to be one of the major obstacles to the development of rural communities, which are in the centre of HEKS’ work. As a consequence of the urgent needs to secure access to land and HEKS’ longstanding experience in development work, a substantial number of HEKS projects have focused and are focussing on enhancing access to land and resources for rural communities.
Reformed Church promotes inclusion for the Roma
HEKS/EPER Survey on Volunteering
Commitment for fugitives in Switzerland
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project report from Haiti
School meals for 3,500 children
HEKS/EPER supports the people in Haiti’s Grand’Anse in setting up a well-functioning school feeding that serves the entire region and provides 3,500 schoolchildren with two meals a day.
project report from Haiti
Local seeds promote autonomy
HEKS/EPER is supporting rural communities in the department of Grand'Anse in disaster preparedness and in the protection of native seeds so that they can maintain their independence from foreign seed producers.
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.
Haiti Country Programme
HEKS/EPER supports rural community initiatives in Grand'Anse to promote rural development, improved income, food security, access to services and community governance.
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.
Community-based initiative in rural Haiti
This short video shows the community-based initiatives focused on Haïtian children's potential in marginalized families in rural Grand'Anse.
Infrastructure Rehabilitation of Rural Participatory Education Centres in Haiti
This document describes the lessons learnt from the evolution of HEKS/EPER's approach to rehabilitating the infrastructure of rural Participatory Education Centres in Haiti’s Grande Anse department between 2014 and 2018.
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.
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.
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.