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Project information

The social and economic integration of ex-leprosy

To alleviate housing poverty and provide income generating projects for communities affected by leprosy in Dessie, Ethiopia


Charity information: Building Hope

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  • Need


    The aim of the project is to improve the lives of the poorest and most disadvantaged communities.


    By providing housing, educational opportunities and ways to learn a living.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To improve housing and sanitation.


    » Build houses and latrines

    What success will look like

    Success will be to build 12 houses with 3 rooms and outside latrines...

  • Impact


    Families will be able to send their children to school and children will be able to do their homework at home.


    The lack of funding could affect this project.


    Via Newsletters and the charity website.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £24,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £18,000 Building materials construction of 12 houses
      £6,000 Labour contractors
  • Background


    Dessie, Ethiopia


    6o people will benefit from our project

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We are working together with the local Association of persons affected by leprosy and our project coordinator to deliver this project

    Read more about the Charity running this project.


    Veronique Rizzuto

    Founder and Trustee