Village Savings & Loans Associations in Northern Ghana
Tzedek supported 60 Village Savings & Loans Associations (VSLA) groups in 2017 and is supporting another 60 groups in 2018, benefiting over 3,000 women. We have been working in partnership with a Ghanaian NGO called Nfasimdi Development Association (NDA). They were trained on the methodology by Star Ghana and follow the international standard for VSLAs.
Bees and Rabbits Create Sustainable Income
Vocational Training in honey production and rabbit rearing provide a great source of income for women in Tamil Nadu, India. The Centre for the Development of Rural Women (CDRW) in Tamil Nadu, India, are Tzedek’s long standing partner. They train 30 women in rabbit rearing and honey production. The women’s income is forecast to increase to £41 a month. As a sustainable project new beneficiaries will be introduced to the project every year.