Niger: Programme Overview and Projects

  • The tax miracle of Gothèye

    The tax miracle of Gothèye

    A cure has been found for corruption: transparency and democracy. Both involve lots of hard work. A legal inspection of the Sahel state Niger ranked 106 on the Corruption Perceptions Index of Transparency International.
  • “The crises are coming closer and closer”

    “The crises are coming closer and closer”

    More and more people and less and less to eat – this is the alarming conclusion. But the people of Birni N’Gaouré in Niger are hanging in there. With the support of SWISSAID they are battling the crises – and improving their lives little by little.
  • How Cattle Replenish A Local Community’s Coffers

    How Cattle Replenish A Local Community’s Coffers

    The local community of Harikanassou in Niger has done its homework and devised a municipal development programme. But funds are required – even now – to implement this. A simple, but efficient idea will help: a fence around the cattle market.