Guinea-Bissau: Programme Overview and Projects

  • People need latrines!

    People need latrines!

    Clean drinking water and sanitation facilities are two sides of the same coin. Therefore, SWISSAID supports the construction of latrines – this breaks a taboo in many communities in Guinea-Bissau.
  • Organic onions - an effective strategy against hunger

    Organic onions - an effective strategy against hunger

    It’s actually absurd: although the region is fertile, almost the only onions available in Guinea-Bissau are imported from Senegal and Holland. But domestic cultivation only has positives: it is an effective way of fighting hunger and providing families with urgently needed cash.