CARE works to help the poorest of people in more than 90 countries (Africa, Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe), setting up development programmes around education, equality, food and water safety, sanitisation, the environment, micro-entrepreneurship, healthcare and human rights.
The project financed by the Foundation: AVEC
A project aimed at improving the autonomy and integration of vulnerable women from an economic and social perspective as part of a new solidarity-based mutual assistance approach specifically adapted for impoverished families: village savings and lending associations (associations villageoises d’épargne et de crédit - AVEC).
For over 100 years, Societe Generale has been present in Africa and today counts activities in 18 countries. Beyond our commitment to local economies, the Group also supports and partners numerous charitable associations and projects through its Foundation and other local initiatives encouraging, for example, professional integration, the fight against social insecurity and skills development.
Terres en Mêlées (TEM) designs educational programmes through rugby and environmental education for children living in remote and marginalised areas. It trains and qualifies teachers and assists them in setting up sports and environmental education programmes for schools.