We support villages in Rwanda
We address the issues of energy, food, water, health, education and income in their interplay.
We are investigating the chances of new decentralised technologies in a pilot village. This is done with scientific support within the framework of field tests.
„I am driven by the question: what external impetus has to be given, what existing impulse has to be reinforced, in order to initiate a development away from poverty in the village environment? A development that is self-sustaining and continues without outside help. Not just in one village, but in a large number of villages. We will find out through practical action with scientific support!“
Joachim Hauschopp, Founder
News of our work
19 February 2021
Website goes online!
A lot of creativity and a lot of effort went into the website, finally it's live!Read more ...
11 November 2020
Founding act completed
The "Sustainable Villages Foundation" was recognised by the responsible foundation authority on 11 November 2020.Read more ...
7 November 2020
Pilot village identified
The village of Bisagara in Bugesera, south of Kigali, was selected as the pilot village.Read more ...