Sinamandla

Sinamandla's misison is to assist, capacitate and support local organisations to promote self-reliance as a central concept within development networks and practices in local communities. Sinamandla's vision is socially and economically empowered women within households made vulnerable by poverty, the impact of HIV and AIDS, gender inequalities and other societal injustices.

Mam' Dladla paid for her own water tap

Mam' Dladla paid for her own water tap
Photo from Progress Report 'SHGs enable access to clean drinking water' (view small | med | large | orig)

Hand craft to geerate income

Hand craft to geerate income
Many SHG members have a skill for hand crafts and sell these at local and even international markets and use SHG loans for their craft materials. (view small | med | large | orig)

SHG member with a disability

SHG member with a disability
SHG members provide care and social support to members with a disability or when ill. (view small | med | large | orig)

Clean drinking water

Clean drinking water
An SHG member purchased a Mojo water tank with her SHG loan as the nearest river is over 1 km away (view small | med | large | orig)

SHG members sell fuit and veggies at a Market Day

SHG members sell fuit and veggies at a Market Day
Photo from Progress Report 'Forming Self-help Groups (SHGS) & growing veggies!' (view small | med | large | orig)