Our 50-year history, our expertise and local knowledge makes us rooted in communities worldwide.
Human Rights and Business will be a focus for ICCO Cooperation in the years to come. We seek partnerships with companies and governments to reach real change.
In 44 countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America we support programs that contribute to a dignified human existence and a strong local economy.
Fifty years ago ICCO started its work to eradicate poverty and injustice worldwide.
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The cooperative approach of COLDIS in Madagascar quadrupled the export of cloves from 66 tons to 300 tons.
ICCO believes that economic growth and acting in a responsible way go well together.
Microfinance offers small entrepreneurs the opportunity to develop. The microfinance sector in Central America is developing fast.
The Dutch waste processing company VAR builds a processing plant in Belem which annually transforms 50,000 tons of açai pits into a high quality biomass.
Indian women have more time to earn an income since they are cooking with clean biogas. Soon they can earn money by generating carbon credits.
ICCO, ECHO and TBC provide a future for Myanmar refugees who stay in refugee camps in Thailand