Beyond Food

Why
India?

As you may know, our group has an important link with India. We are based in the country for more tan 15 years ago. More tan 450 people, are part of our team there. They contribute daily with their dedication and great implication, suporting our project in the country with their big efforts.

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For all these reasons, we have thougth that is the moment to give back a little, that India give us.

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For all these reasons, we have thougth that is the moment to give back a little, that India give us.

 
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Vicente Ferrer Project

Vicente Ferrer Foundation, is a Non Profit Organization, founded in 1969, strongly commited with rural areas transformation process in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, locted in the south-east part of India. VFF supports poor communities and specially vulnerable groups, like women and handicaped people.

VFF model is connected with SDG (United Nations, Sustainable Development Goals). One of these goals where VFF is centered, is in relation with “Sustainable Cities and Communities”. We decided to center our focus here.

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A
decent
home

The right of living in a decent home, should be an universal right for all the people living on this planet, however in many places like India, is not like this.

In India, owning a decent home, is not just a matter of comfort or refuge.

 

A decent home

The right of living in a decent home, should be an universal right for all the people living on this planet, however in many places like India, is not like this.

In India, owning a decent home, is not just a matter of comfort or refuge.

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VFF home construction project looks for:

Provide security to women

Providing homes with integrated toilets and bathrooms, allows women and children, not relieving themselves outdoors, avoiding safety problems like kidnappings or sexual attacks.

Improve hygienic and healthiness conditions

Current habitability conditions, are far from guarantee minimal hygienic and healthiness conditions. People get sick frequently, due to the extreme climate conditions and the lack of personal hygiene.

Women Empowerment

In a country, hardly marked between inequalities between men and women, project homes will be registered at women’s name, getting home property, and a future good for their children. This makes women lead change in India.

These home beneficiaries are discriminated population groups, that on this way get a plein integration into the society, providing opportunities for these collectives.

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Do you want
to help?

As being one of our partners, you are already collaborating on this project indirectly.

If you want to take part actively with Vicente Ferrer Foundation, we provide you a link and a telephone, to do it among all the open projects that they have:

In our site, you can follow project evolution.
We will inform about how is it going on. We will dedicate a section in our site, for all the people, companies and collectives that will participate on this initiative. We will visit the communitie during our trips to India to know the families and know their experience.