As one of the most experienced development organisations in Switzerland, SWISSAID has been fighting hunger and poverty since 1948
Together with local experts, we work in the Global South to promote climate-friendly and sustainable agriculture. There is a strong focus on women farmers; an important key to a more prosperous world.
Focusing on the following sustainable development goals (SDGs)
How we work
We create fair and lasting solutions to fight against the global food crisis. We empower women, especially women in agriculture, to eradicate hunger. We are committed to bringing about an ecological turning point in agriculture, and we support people in developing countries with the production and marketing of their products, all while preserving resources. In doing so, we improve biodiversity and we fight against climate change.
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Projects arise together with civil society and under consideration of local circumstances
We work with local partner organizations, in order to use and support local know-how
We rely on indigenous experts and local knowledge
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