Daily lives


  • AFD in the Palestinian Territories

    Pilot project to improve the daily lives of residents in marginalized areas... On 9 July, Maher Ghoneim, the Palestinian Minister of Public Works, Frédéric Desagneaux, Consul General of France in Jerusalem, and Hervé Conan, AFD Director in the Palestinian Territories, visited the pilot project implemented by NDC (NGO Development Center) with USD 150 000 of AFD financing to improve the daily lives of the residents of Beit Zakariya
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  • Press Releases

    Laurent Weyl and the writer Donatien Garnier spent five weeks in one of the largest slums in northern Lima to make this web documentary and shared the daily lives of squatter families... The AFD Photography Prize winner for the best Photo Report bears witness to daily lives in the Bantou and Batwa pigmy villages in Equateur Province in the Democratic Republic of Congo
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  • Sustainable access to drinking water and sanitation in Nampula province

    The project will have a direct impact on access to drinking water and to sanitation of 75 000 people which will improve their daily lives and health. Other impacts are expected
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  • COP21: a unique opportunity to change our development models and lifestyles

    A unique experience which will take the visitor on a tour where he will step into the shoes of one of the 21 characters and learn about the daily lives of Manolo from Colombia, Bilikiss from Nigeria, Mehiata from French Polynesia and Amin, the little boy from Morocco, among others. Programme- Paris- Le Bourget- Grand Palais +
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  • Making digital technology work for Africa's development

    It changes all aspects of daily life and Africa has not escaped this. It is a revolution which does not, however, always go together with shared prosperity
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  • 3 questions to

    The most common aspects of a city in the North, which we take for granted- -as they have been part of the daily lives of its residents for a very long time- -either still do not exist or are extremely rare in cities in the South... Street signs are a sort of symbol of urban management, which covers most of the services that city dwellers benefit from in their daily lives
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  • Financing biodigesters: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions while improving living conditions for communities

    This project aims to accelerate and scale up NGO programs which help mitigate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, while improving the daily lives of communities. These communities should also benefit from an additional source of income thanks to the access to the carbon credit market. Appropriate solutions reconciling the right to development and the fight against climate change International negotiations on climate change since the Kyoto Protocol have stalled over the gaps and imbalances between countries, which give rise to protests from Southern countries
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  • Central Region Environment Improvement Project (CRUEIP)

    The various project priority areas have contributed to improving daily life, health and hygiene for the inhabitants (in particular due to the installation of septic tanks and sewers). In Tam Ky, a whole section of the city market used to be flooded several times a year
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  • Central Region Environment Improvement Project (CRUEIP)

    The various project priority areas have contributed to improving daily life, health and hygiene for the inhabitants (in particular due to the installation of septic tanks and sewers). In Tam Ky, a whole section of the city market used to be flooded several times a year
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  • Press Releases

    Since 2010, she has focused her photographic work on the Gaza Strip and on capturing the daily lives of Palestinians under the occupation, refugees and displaced persons, the Barrier and its impact on communities, as well as popular resistance to the occupation. Her photos are exhibited over the world, including at the United Nations
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