Paraguay

Projects in Paraguay

Agriculture

Our Agriculture Volunteers focus on soil conservation and recuperation; permaculture systems and organic gardens; reforestation; small-scale diversification efforts such as beekeeping, small animal husbandry and climate change awareness.

Community Economic Development

Our Community Economic Development Volunteers work in the areas of Civic education; entrepreneurship; family finance; information computer technology; and business planning skills and entrepreneurial thinking among youth.

Environment

Our Environmental Volunteers focus on Environmental awareness; biodiversity; and sustainable and environmentally-friendly practices, in which community members learn to more carefully and effectively utilize natural resources in ways that improve their standard of living.

Health

Our Community Health Volunteers work in the areas of prevention education and training, primarily in basic sanitation and hygiene; nutrition and non-communicable diseases; HIV and Sexually Transmitted Illness (STI) prevention; and reproductive health.