Stop wasting so much talent | Trias
Home / Most urgent cases / Stop wasting so much talent
EVERYONE INCLUDED. OR NOT?

Do you have any idea how it feels to be sentenced to a hopeless and isolated existence... simply because you are young, or a woman or indigenous? About these practices Trias says: no pasarán.

Step 1: We strengthen associations

Strong associations are a fantastic lever for the self-development of their members. Take Clac, this is an organisation that unites 300,000 farmers' families in Latin America. By supporting this organisation we can fulfil many dreams in one go.

Step 2: Women strengthen women

Organisations such as Clac create a space in El Salvador where women are able to meet each other. Where they can learn from each other and exchange ideas. In fact, we organise workshops in which also representatives of women's organisations in other countries – from Flanders as well – participate.

Step 3: We are not afraid of giving youngsters opportunities

We convince Clac to give youngsters real opportunities. Kevin is a case in point. He works at the secretariat of the Los Pinos co-operative. Together with young people such as Kevin we put innovative ideas into business plans.

Thanks to your support less people are on the sidelines!

Support us, as a private individual

By making a one-off donation you support the self-development of youngsters and women in Central America.

Support us, as an organisation

We would be delighted to develop a customised support package for businesses or other organisations that would like to help entrepreneurial people in Central America move forward. Give Koen Brebels a call on +32 (0)2 548 01 26.

Other projects

The silent revolution of the Maasai women of Tanzania
The semi-nomadic livestock holders of the Maasai are at the top of the tourist wish list for people visiting Tanzania. But how many of these tourists stop to consider the fate of these people and of the Maasai women in particular?
Pineapples, a different look
Pineapple is a very popular crop in the Philippines. But what do you do with the leaves after the harvest? But small entrepreneurs can turn this waste problem into surprising innovation!
Agro-ecology counters changeable Andes climate
Climate change has seriously affected the seasons in the Andes. To counter the effects, Trias has deliberately chosen to support agro-ecological vegetable growers.