Zahana

Zahana in Madagascar is dedicated to participatory rural development, education, revitalization of traditional Malagasy medicine, reforestation, and sustainable agriculture. It is Zahana's philosophy that participatory development must be based on local needs and solutions proposed by local people. It means asking communities what they need and working with them collaboratively so they can achieve their goals. Each community's own needs are unique and require a tailor -made response

Zahana
BP 8362
Antananarivo, Capital 101
Madagascar
18089889941
http://zahana.org

MD, MPH

Ramihantanirivo Herlyne

Management Team

Zahana is an all volunteer organization.

Board of Directors

Herlyne Ramihantaniarivo, Marguerite E Raveloarison, Zahana is an all volunteer organization.

Project Leaders

Markus Faigle

Mission

Zahana in Madagascar is dedicated to participatory rural development, education, revitalization of traditional Malagasy medicine, reforestation, and sustainable agriculture. It is Zahana's philosophy that participatory development must be based on local needs and solutions proposed by local people. It means asking communities what they need and working with them collaboratively so they can achieve their goals. Each community's own needs are unique and require a tailor -made response

Programs

Build clean water systems and schools in a participatory approach. Identify, hire, train and pay teachers. Provide school meals for students who attend school for free. Employ two gardeners that introduce new crops and work with the school gardens. In addition the gardeners oversee a massive reforestation project. Improve cook stoves and introduce solar cooking to reduce the need for firewood. Introduce solar water pasteurization. Microcredit projects, mainly literally as a "seed bank" were seeds and seedlings are lent to the farmers. Address and solve public health challenges, such as vitamins for all in the flu season, visiting doctors to tend to health needs, or malaria prevention.

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