Millions of people are struggling without a reliable source of food and income to support themselves and their families.
VSO builds programmes that help people in poverty live in dignity and security, with better skills, income and fairer access to markets.
Last year we worked to improve access to food and income for 115,000 people.
Helping poor Zanzibar farming communities benefit from tourism
Fruit and vegetable growers are earning a better income through higher standards of produce and new links to hospitality trade.
Increasing profits for cocoa farmers in Ghana
Cocoa Life, a programme run in conjunction with partner, Mondelez, addresses the issues behind low cocoa production - enhancing farmers’ abilities to capitalise on global demand and so access a sustainable source of income.
Working to improve access and quality of healthcare for everyone.
Last year we supported 900,000 people access better healthcare.