Finally: The cistern is finished after almost a year. Up to 100 people can now be supplied with clean drinking water, provided it has rained enough and electricity is available."Cistern finally finished - now it just has to rain." read more
Since it currently makes no commercial sense to operate an internet cafe due to the ongoing power cuts, our partner on site and we have decided to close the cyber."Briefly reported - Cyber Cafe in Daloa temporarily closed" read more
The roof of a village elementary school in Anopolis (South Crete) has leaked over the years."Short message - donation made to a primary school in Crete" read more
Actually, the rainy season could finally start and the cistern be filled with rainwater, as it is now finally technically finished."Other difficulties overcome - cistern technically finished" read more
This time it is due to the lack of electricity. The company that supplies the electricity has great difficulty meeting the Ivory Coast's electricity needs."The completion of the cistern still depends" read more
As we learned from our partner in Daloa, his family and neighbors are now making life difficult for him."Project in danger - once again the cistern project is stalling." read more
Report from our Thai / Irish partner and club member. Translated from English into German. We apologize for any grammatical and compositional inaccuracies.“What is an amateur? - Report from our Irish / Thai partner. " read more
Corona - vaccination - testing and no end"A light on the horizon" read more
Already it goes on ... well ... rather hesitantly ..."And on with the cistern - or not?" read more
As our local partner assured us, the cistern is ready so far."Construction of the cistern - no more sensible information for three weeks ..." read more
After our partner also had to change the bottle company because the company carrying out the order suddenly no longer came and was also no longer available, they found a new company that was ready to complete the order."And again it goes a little further with the cistern ..." read more
The cistern project always comes to a standstill."The year in Daloa has not started so well so far." read more
After a few minor difficulties with the construction company, things are going on with a new company."The construction of the cistern continues ..." read more
At the moment conjunctivitis is a major issue in the family."The construction of the cistern has barely continued - work is already stalling again" read more
Finally, the shell of the cistern is on again."The construction of the cistern is making progress" read more
Everything has to be done by hand ..."The excavation for the cistern has started" read more
The association will take over the financing. As one of the first steps towards a “school for health prevention and hygiene”, Tinnin will train as a nurse."Tinnin will train to be a nurse." read more
Suddenly Isaac's little nephew fell off the chair and no one could explain why. When he came to he had dislocated his shoulder and was very apathetic."The Fofana family is very concerned about Isaac's little nephew" read more
The Orly 2 district in Daloa has run out of water for two weeks! An entire district has no more water in the dry season!"It continues with the cistern" read more
We are currently experiencing a “contamination” of the population with the corona virus.
What does that mean?
Nothing else than that our immune system deals with this virus and forms antibodies!"The second corona wave viewed from a different perspective" read more
Since the use of rainwater as drinking water is not a matter of course in the Ivory Coast and there are also major reservations in this regard, there is still a need for discussion among our partners."The construction of the cistern takes a little longer" read more
Health Minister Jens Spahn: "We are securing significantly more vaccine than we will need ... if something is left over, we can still sell it to other countries or donate it to poor nations ...""To the article in Spiegel No. 44 from October 24.10.2020th, XNUMX" read more
Why am I writing this article and what does it have to do with our association?"Our immune system and the planned corona vaccination" read more
After our patrons have donated again this year and we were able to thankfully collect the membership fees for 2020, we now have sufficient funds to commission the project: “Construction of a rainwater cistern”."It continues ... the next project has already emerged." read more
The house is finished, inaugurated and the family moved in.
The time had come last Monday.
The house was opened by the imam and the family moved into it with great joy.
Gone are the fears that the roof could fly off at night and in a storm.
Everyone is happy and very grateful.
Now this family finally has a safe roof over their heads.
As a reminder, we decided last year in November 2019 that we wanted to give one of our water filter systems to the approximately 700 schoolchildren at Orly 2 primary school in Daloa for Christmas so that they would have clean drinking water."What happened to the water filter for the Orly 2 elementary school in Daloa?" read more
We are moving from Kurstrasse 1 in Bad Rappenau to Blumenstrasse 2020 in 3 Bad Rappenau on September 12st, 74906."Our association gets a new postal address" read more
The completion of the house is finally in sight."Finally an end in sight" read more
But now it goes a little further…."The completion of the new house was delayed" read more
After the “lock down” for weeks, our Cyber-Cafe in Daloa is back on the road to success."Back on the road to success" read more
After the house was unfinished for 10 years, it is now almost completed."The completion of the house is coming to an end and the inauguration ceremony is being prepared" read more
What is this about?"Corona hysteria ended? Have three pillars of democracy failed? " read more
As we reported earlier, the chairman of our partner association in Daloa Isaac Fofana has successfully completed his university degree with the Master of Science in Literature."The chairman of our partner association from Daloa surprises us positively" read more
Access data can be requested at short notice at: boehler (at) ok-1.de or by phone at: 0171-7328177."Today on June 10.06.2020th, 19 at 00:2020 CEST, our XNUMX annual general meeting will take place online!" read more
First, the electrical lines are laid."The next step takes place with the installation of the electrical system." read more
Ursula gives the two women Aischa and Tinnin lessons in the field of alternative health care and reflexology according to Hanne Marquardt."For almost a year ..." read more
If, like us, you initiate, finance and implement projects in Africa, you cannot avoid sending money to Africa."And again and again the love of money ... from the difficulties of transferring money to Africa." read more
The floors are tiled for hygienic and climatic reasons."Next, the rooms will be flowed" read more
The Corona easing is in full swing and we Germans act as if nothing had happened ... Everyone drives their SUV to get bread rolls or other nonsensical ..."As if nothing had happened ..." read more
Unknown to us yesterday used the email address that is in our imprint as a contact address without our knowledge and also without our consent."Breaking news!" read more
The next construction phase is the interior finishing with watering floors and laying tiles."And we continue with the house building ..." read more
Now that the roof is finished, the next steps are started."The next steps to complete the house are on the way" read more
After the Fofana family was close to despair after the last storm and rain night and no help was given by the embassy fund, the association Ways to Self Help eV jumped in."The completion of the new house has started" read more
On April 24.04.2020, 11 at 30:XNUMX a.m. there should be a climate strike on the Internet on Youtube. We registered and were there."Climate strike online - And we were there" read more
Operations have gradually started up again since last week. Many users are happy to be able to communicate with the world again. And our protégés are happy to be able to make some money again.“Our internet cafe is open again! After three weeks of forced closure due to Corona. " read more
From now on, flea market items such as pictures, antiques and everyday items are for sale here.“We are holding a charity flea market in the Ivory Coast for the benefit of the Fofana family - online! Because the family needs a new roof over their heads, but has no money. ” read more
We just received the news from our protégé from Daloa (Ivory Coast) that a tropical storm that raged over Daloa tonight covered the roof of the makeshift hut where the family had been living in the most miserable conditions for years."Tropical storm and heavy rain showers - covered the provisional roof of the family we look after." read more
Our partner association with the operation of the internet cafe is also affected. The Cyber Cafe has been closed since March 16.03.2020, XNUMX."There are also said to be several cases of Corona in the Ivory Coast - which is why all shops were closed." read more
Of ordinary Madness? Or where's the common sense in times of crisis?"What does the pandemic really have to do with the economic recession?" read more
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Isaac F. our contact person in the Ivory Coast thanks the generous donors (example from the Weilbacher and Holeyko family see photo) from Bad Rappenau and the surrounding area."The third water filter has arrived." read more
During our visit, we not only brought a water filter system with us, but also a contract. This contract is a transfer contract and includes the following:"Baton handover" read more
After we finally managed to get our water purification system "on the man" a new problem has arisen."A problem solved - a new problem appeared" read more
Our club management considers the fact that we are horrible customs and administration fees to be impractical for the fact that we want to provide poor, needy and children with clean and free drinking water."Our water filter system is still stuck in customs - a plan has nevertheless reached the children of Daloa via plan" B "." read more
On my trip from Bad Rappenau to Abidjan (Ivory Coast) via Lisbon, I also met a lot of people with surgical masks, masks from the hardware store, etc."The issue of corona virus has also reached us" read more
At the Rio + 20 conference in June 2012, the development of universal goals for sustainable development (Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs) was decided. In order to involve as many countries and people as possible in the discussions on this new agenda, the United Nations launched a broad consultation process in September 2012."Our contribution to the 2030 Sustainability Agenda." read more
At least, that's how the social policy spokesman for the SPD (Prof. Heiner Lauterbach) sees it and speaks openly about his disappointment that his parliamentary colleagues have voted against the same."On the subject: organ donation - the contradiction solution - a deeply unethical vote." read more
As we reported before Christmas, we sent a drinking water treatment system to Daloa."Our water filter system has been stopped by customs on the way to the people in Daloa." read more
Thank youthat you didn't spend your money this year on gifts that no one really needs in an affluent society like ours, because he already has everything."A big thank you to our members and supporters!" read more
Thanks to the support of GIZ, we have succeeded in launching another drinking water treatment system."A meaningful Christmas present is on the way - more children in Daloa still get clean drinking water this year!" read more
For more information here the link for those interested: https://fridaysforfuture.de/neustartklima/#map"We also support the world climate strike at the 29.11.2019 in Heilbronn and worldwide." read more
It's done. After one and a half years and a lot of persuasion, our representative and partner in the Ivory Coast, Isaac, managed to register our association."New from the Ivory Coast" read more
We have not owned our own car for a year now and are thus either traveling by bicycle or by public transport."Our transition from cars to public transport - A modern adventure has begun" read more
Recently, our Internet cafe' in Daloa can also be found on Google Maps. Simply google maps www.google.de and enter Ivory Vision One Daloa in the search bar. Finished."Our Internet Cafe" can finally also be found via Google Maps " read more
Together with our friends from Daloa, we decided to rent a room in the house Fofana for our association and the administration of our school for health prevention."New from the Ivory Coast" read more
Together with about 3000 demonstrators, we participated in today's climate strike."We also participated in the climate demonstration in Heilbronn on the 20.09.2019" read more
Against a donation you can get our popular handmade themed postcards with envelopes. These are also available from the "gardener" in Raubachstrasse 2 in 74906 Bad Rappenau.
Today we heard from Isaac that we finally have support from the registration authority in Daloa."The branch of our association in Daloa (Ivory Coast) is making progress - we are finally making progress with the registration as well." read more
Pour la rentrée scolaire 2019-2020, le Cyber café IV-ONE vous ouvre grande ses portes avec of the innovations de navigation à des prix abordables."C'est bientôt la rentrée scolaire !!!!!" read more
After we thought we could break even in May, we had to see a drop in sales."News from the Cyber-Cafe in Daloa - long dry spell overcome - trend is up again" read more
We decided to do something about the refugee problem."Review - On the last four years of the association" read more
Our cyber cafe was closed by the tax office Daloa.
This news reached us the day before yesterday."Shock - Cyber-Cafe closed!" read more
On September 20.09.2019, 09, there will be demonstrations around the world on the topic of "Stopping global warming". We will participate in it. Departure is 00 a.m. from Bad Rappenau station. If you would like to travel to Stuttgart with us, please contact us by email.
Again, we react again as at Christmas. On the 23.12. and 24.12. The last days before the festival one remembers that gifts still have to be bought."On the topic - Climate change" read more