Solar Lamps Bring “ Hope “ to the Criendeu Garbage Dump in Jakarta
There are some 450,000 crash pickers in Jakarta, Indonesia, a city of over 13 million.
The X S Project, an FWOP affiliate, has been working with a small community in the Trash Picker’s community to develop a profitable recycling businesses. The Businesses have created and sustained schools and water projects.
Our new affiliates and new FWOP Chapters are moving toward sustainability in many different ways. ‘Creative interdependence’ may be a good motto for the link between FWOP and our network. Empowerment initiatives, Enterprise development, Education for youth, and Environmental clean-up and preservation must converge to promote sustainability for children, widows, women, elders, and the poorest among us. Click Read More for the full article.
On December 10, 2014, UNT Future Without Poverty received thirty used computers from Safran Labinal Power Systems that will be donated to Sanger ISD. UNTs partnership with the Sustainability Department has also trained 30 some teachers to introduce sustainability education into the curriculum of schools in Mexico. Click below for more information.