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Support community development in DR Congo

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Femmes Rurales Amies de la Paix et du Développement (FERAPAD)

Who are you trying to help? What issue are you trying to address?

Need financial and technical partners that can help FERAPAD association to bring to fruition its humanitarian actions in favor of women and children, peace, human rights and sustainable development in rural areas, to the territory of Fizi, South Province Kivu in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

As part of this partnership we are looking for:

- Individuals or humanitarian organizations who wish to subsidize our actions

- Technicians for voluntary rural development measures that may be willing to come to strengthen the capabilities of our staff and help us create more opportunities

What is your project and how will it help?

FERAPAD the association works in the fields below:

- Promoting and protecting the rights of women and children in rural areas of Fizi in Democratic Republic of Congo by the actions of:

- Organizing activities to strengthen professional capacities of rural women

- Trades training for women and children who are marginalized and disaffected

- Parreinage school and taking care of children girls victims of customary discrimination

- Promoting maternal and child health in rural areas

- Taking care of school children in difficult circumstances by octroit rural families credits rodents (rabbits) and pigs

- Organization-oriented actions in promoting of fish and small livestock such as pigs, goats, rabbits, chickens, ducks

- Promotion of agriculture: vegetable growing, growing-corn, peanuts, yams, cassava, etc…

- Opening tracks agricultural service

- Creation and implementation of local Initiatives peace at the local level emergency management peace

-Creation of posts for the management of emergencies and health relief

How can other people partner with you on your project?

People can partner with us by helping us with funding or donating goods.

Other people who want to either work with us or help us in our actions can contact us on:

- E-mail in English or French to:
Executive Secretariat: or
Board of Directors:

- Phone: (243)823426487 or (243)990647772

Please detail the resources that you need.

Any kind of donation is helpful.

Our needs:

- IT material for our training centers computer that is to say, laptops and those of offices or desk top.

- 20 computers by 5 per Trades Training Center
- 8 printers
- 8 scanners
- 8 machines copiers
- 4 generators based one a per center (groups generators)
- 40 cartridges for printers
- 8 solar panels
- 8 batteries 20 amp
- 4 inverters
- 4 rectifiers
- 4 elevators
NB: As we are in rural areas where access is difficult for necessary for the operation of generators, we especially need the lap-top computers which can be loaded and teach learners from the energy charge. But this desire does not exclude the option to rejoice in the desktop if it is they that are available.

- Sewing machines and embroidery for our trades training centers: cutting and sewing rural women and girls.
- 40 ordinary sewing machines according to 10 per center
- 8 embroidery machines according to two per center
- 12 tables
- 120 pairs of scissors
- tape 80 meters
- 8 machines zigzag
- 8 machines making buttons

- Equipment for medical services such as: Microscopes, stethoscopes, beds, and all are other medical devices that can provide easy access to health care in rural areas, The drugs if possible are really welcome.
- Medical consumables
- Equipment Diagnostic
- The laboratory equipment
- Instrumentation and osteosynthesis
- Medical furniture and laboratory
- Dental equipment and instruments
- Gowns and dresses medical

- Wheelbarrows, hoes, machetes and other agricultural tools for fish farming, agriculture and open agricultural feeder roads.

- Those logistics support program can provide for the travel needs of agents and facilitators of association FERAPAD those who follow: Bicycles, motorcycles and cars of any brand and any condition whatsoever if it can help in African land.

Further information

Contact details

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Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding; Provision of goods

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Children, youth and family welfare; all (11)


  • Contact details exchanged
    12 Apr 2014 09:39 GMT

    LightBySolar Global
    (For-profit organisation)

    Molly Jones says: we wonder if off grid solutions and solar lighting may benefit your project and welcome you to partner to collect donations to realise the goals.