Blog: Asia

Youthful Energy

Sendana Village, Indonesia


One threat to cocoa sustainability in Indonesia is the absence of young farmers prepared to carry the torch of cocoa production into the future. Farmers’ children are leaving their villages searching for work elsewhere, much due to the difficulty of growing cocoa compared to the past.



Bringing Out the Best in Themselves

Kharibari Village, India


Kharibari villagers are doing good as everyone is quite fine and healthy. This year, women from our village are coming up with many great ideas and work to bring out the best in their society.


*Parinaaz, our women of peace in Kharibari Village, is having a good time as her cow and sow gave birth to a calf and piglets last month, respectively. She is the key member of our team in Kharibari.



Handing Over Development Ownership

Nallathanniya Village, Sri Lanka


The committee and the children were with smiling faces as usual when we entered the meeting room. However, they had forgotten that we informed them several months before that we will be handing over the ownership of Transformational Community Development (TCD) program to the village in the month of February 2018.