Many regions in the world lack the economic and political conditions needed for a humane lifestyle. Access to infrastructure, education and markets in some areas is not equal.

Sustainable development creates the freedom to develop personal per­spectives. To achieve this, basic necessities must be taken care of first. This is why we provide local support.

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News Why poverty?

A series of documentaries being screened on television stations across the world this month look to answer one simple question: why poverty? Read on

News India's unsteady growth

There has been a tremendous fluctuation in the growth of India's economy. India's growth has dropped from a rocket rate of 9 percent to a shocking low of 5 percent. This is the lowest since March 2009 and the slump in growth is even more pronounced when figures are compared with those of China. Read on

Video The Roots of Indias Water Crisis

Organisation IICD

To help people in Africa and Latin America access the information that can transform their lives, we use ICT: Information and Communication Technology. Read on