Human Capital – a lesson learnt

Last night one of our Directors, Louise Smith, was on the panel at the very first Guernsey International Development Network event. The focus of the event was how trade and working practices around the world are helping to shape, and reshape, the climate crisis. One of the questions that the panel were asked by moderator Emilie McSwiggan […]

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VSLA – a strategy for social and economical change in DR Congo

As a charity we have been running Village Savings and Loans (VSLA) projects in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since 2014/15. Our in country Project Manager, Bercky Zihindula, has been a instrumental in making the projects in the DRC have the maximum benefit and impact for the communities that we are working in.  We […]

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SWIM24 – Q&A With Naro Zimmerman

Guernseyman Naro Zimmerman is training to swim non-stop for a daunting 24 hours, to raise much-needed funds for local charities This Is EPIC and the Eleanor Foundation. There is just over two weeks to go until Naro takes on this incredible challenge of mental and physical endurance.  We sat down with Naro recently and held […]

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