Association for Community and Ecology Development (ACED)

The Association for Community and Ecology Development (ACED) is located near Chiang Rai in northern Thailand. ACED develops and protects the rights of ethnic minority children, youth and highland communities through education, raising ecological and cultural awareness, and promoting the sustainable management of agricultural and natural resources. ACED will celebrate 25 years of operations in 2012. The organization's objectives are: To conserve the flora, fauna and biodiversity and restore and protect natural resources in local communities; To strengthen the self-sufficiency of agricultural groups and communities; To prevent human rights violations and help children who have been victims...

Newly planted veggie patch

Newly planted veggie patch
Photo from Progress Report 'Monsaengdao - a hive of activity' (view small | med | large | orig)

Nam on watering duty

Nam on watering duty
Photo from Progress Report 'Monsaengdao - a hive of activity' (view small | med | large | orig)

Kik (left) and Mai weeding Morning Glory

Kik (left) and Mai weeding Morning Glory
Photo from Progress Report 'Monsaengdao - a hive of activity' (view small | med | large | orig)

Traditional tribal dance

Traditional tribal dance
Performing of traditional dance dressed in the beautiful traditional dress of the Akha, Lahu and Pakakayor (Karen) tribes. (view small | med | large | orig)

Tree planting

Tree planting
A tree planting activity in the new meditation area to celebrate the beginning of term. (view small | med | large | orig)
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