Health Livelihood Promotion in Kilombero Valley
Vagaries of nature, poor health conditions, illiteracy: Many smallholder farmers in Africa live under the poverty line. Among these, women are often the worst affected. Since 2012, KV-HELP is supporting women’s Self-Help Groups offering innovations to improve rural livelihoods in the Morogoro Region in Tanzania. It focuses on three main key areas that reinforce each other: Saving & Lending; Food Security & Micro-Entreprise; and Health Protection and Promotion.
KV-HELP is a politically and religious independent NGO:
It believes in a strong knowledge sharing culture and the
power of local entrepreneurship. Amongst its core values are transparency and mutual respect.
To work toward the goal of healthy livelihoods in Tanzania through an innovative approach that integrates development actions across health, education, agriculture/livestock and financial/entrepreneurial sectors: