our programmes

Siyabhabha Trust Programmes
A common thread throughout all of our programmes is that we work with marginalised communities most affected by poverty in rural and urban (informal settlements and townships) of South Africa, Botswana and Swaziland. We seek to promote self-reliance and sustainable livelihoods by engaging communities in developing their own solutions to poverty.

  1. Diocesan and Community Capacity Building
  2. Sustainable Livelihoods and Food security
  3. Social Cohesion
  4. Early Childhood Development
  5. Economic strengthening

  1. Diocesan and Community Capacity Building: Provides technical and advisory support, training and funding to help dioceses to become self-reliant; and to plan and manage their own development programmes.
  2. Sustainable Livelihoods and Food Security: Promotes food security among rural and marginalised communities via establishment and support of household and community gardens.
  3. Social Cohesion: This program was developed to bring people of different nationalities, ethnicities, origins, cultures, religions, genders and generations together to model a new way of ‘being’ community and of ‘living’ with a range of diversities.
  4. Early Childhood Development: Aims to improve standards of service delivery for young children and strengthen circles of care for young vulnerable children.
  5. Economic Strengthening: Aims to facilitate poverty eradication through the development of sustainable economic initiatives and strengthening of social cohesion at community level.

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