Supported projects

Since its creation in 2004, the Foundation has helped more than 1,500 projects and carried out nearly 200 skills missions.

France
Social & Employment
Creation of La Cassette, a third place dedicated to training and producing radio programs and podcasts in Aubervilliers.
Brazil
Social & Employment
Training to enter the job market in the Brazilian favela of Vila Prudente in Sao Paulo.
France
Social & Employment
Creation and development of an urban community farm in Seine-Saint-Denis.
Nicaragua
Humanitarian & Development
Two wells built and a water awareness programme in Bluefields, Nicaragua.
France
Humanitarian & Development
Renovation of a second house to reintegrate the most disadvantaged people back into society.
Cambodia
Humanitarian & Development
A water management support system for the Angkor region.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
In Indre-et-Loire, the association "Pour vos Yeux" commissions urban artists to decorate water towers and uses them to raise good water management awareness.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Inventories of threatened animal and plant habitats and ecosystems in France.
Senegal
Environment & Biodiversity
Mangrove reforestation program in Senegal.
Vietnam
Humanitarian & Development
Design and manufacture of a comprehensive plastic waste recycling and reuse solution.
World
Environment & Biodiversity
Expedition to sample microplastics in the Mediterranean Sea.
Peru
Humanitarian & Development
Agroforestry and awareness-raising about collective eco-responsible behaviour in Peru.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Solution for the recovery of organic waste in an urban environment
Senegal
Environment & Biodiversity
Study of the populations of freshwater molluscs, intermediate hosts of the parasite that causes bilharzia, in the Ferlo region (Senegal).
World
Humanitarian & Development
Strategic research and innovation partnership with the NGO Médecins sans frontières (MSF).
Vietnam
Humanitarian & Development
Building and running a humanist and ecological school for the children of poor working class families in Vietnam.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Scientific assessment of microplastic pollution along the South Brittany coast, combined with an educational mission aimed at local stakeholders.
World
Environment & Biodiversity
A new Tara expedition to go back to the origins of plastic pollution in Europe.
Creation of a third place dedicated to the circular economy and responsible agriculture in South Africa.
France
Social & Employment
System for integrating people with disabilities into the world of business.
Madagascar
Humanitarian & Development
Water supply for the village of Akamasoa (Madagascar) in particular for a solidarity hotel project.
Senegal
Humanitarian & Development
Installation of a water pumping and treatment system from the Gambia River to supply drinking water to the village of Saal.
Senegal
Humanitarian & Development
Installation of biodigesters in the Thiès region of Senegal.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Setting up a market garden-school for young people who have dropped out of school.
France
Social & Employment
Creation of a fishing pontoon suitable for people with reduced mobility and an educational space for learning about biodiversity.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Study of biodiversity and pollution in the deep coralligenous zone
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Identifying the effects of microplastics and nanoplastics on biodiversity.
Burkina Faso
Humanitarian & Development
Improving access to drinking water and community structure in the Galgouli (Burkina Faso).
Philippines
Humanitarian & Development
Creation of a platform to gather expertise around environmental health.
Senegal
Humanitarian & Development
Improve drinking water supply in the Diagane Barka district (Fatick region).
Democratic Republic of Congo (Congo-Kinshasa)
Humanitarian & Development
Research on the epidemiology of cholera in Africa
France
Social & Employment
Strengthen the economic and social fabric by supporting the creation of businesses by disadvantaged groups and by supporting isolated entrepreneurs.
France
Social & Employment
Innovative, interactive, and professional training in computer science for vulnerable groups alienated from employment.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Creation of an educational tool to educate the general public and schoolchildren about ocean pollution by plastics and microplastics.
Philippines
Environment & Biodiversity
Creation of a Ocean Academy in the Philippines to raise awareness of coral reef protection and sustainable economic development.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Collaborative media taking stock of the climate year from one COP to another.
France
Social & Employment
Creation of resource centres in Ardèche and Drôme.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Maintaining or restoring a good state of conservation in Natura 2000 habits.
Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville)
Humanitarian & Development
Renovating a gravity drinking water supply system in the district of Kombé (Madibu, Congo).
Mali
Humanitarian & Development
Creating a mini-network of five standpipes and setting up a management committee in a rural area of Kendié (Dogon region in Mali).
France
Social & Employment
Creating an affordable furniture service aimed at people moving into their first home following time in insecure housing.
France
Social & Employment
Step up the production of vermicompost in order to make good use of vegetable garden waste and increase the amount of work being done by a back-to-work scheme.
Philippines
Humanitarian & Development
Programme to increase the quality of life of people in the Philippines by improving environmental health.
Kenya
Humanitarian & Development
Setting up a “Water and Healthcare” centre in Baringo County in Kenya
France
Social & Employment
An innovative educational method to integrate and educate young people from troubled neighbourhoods in the Toulon area.
Armenia
Social & Employment
Setting up training for plumbers-pipelayers and field-based customer service staff.
France
Social & Employment
Mapping useful resources for the most deprived people and facilitating access to this data.
Hungary
Social & Employment
The organisation runs summer camps for Roma and non-Roma children in the most disadvantaged regions of Hungary.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
A back-to-work social enterprise makes good use of green waste.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Le Talus: an urban and environmentally friendly farm in Marseille
France
Social & Employment
A free student furniture collection service is born.
World
Environment & Biodiversity
Studying plastic pollution and raising public awareness.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Designing and building a prototype sustainable urban aquaculture farm
World
Designing a training course covering bio-intensive micro-market gardening techniques for people with disabilities or on work placement contracts.
Bulgaria
Humanitarian & Development
Developing a pilot program for sustainable access to water and sanitation in the shantytowns of Sofia, Bulgaria)
World
Social & Employment
Overhaul of a management training program for small entrepreneurs in developing countries.
France
Social & Employment
Creation of a Wood workshop at Emmaus Défi.
France
Social & Employment
Creation of ecological and socially sustainable delivery and collection services for retailers in Bordeaux city-center.
France
Social & Employment
Creation of a community café focused on the social and professional inclusion of the most deprived.
Democratic Republic of Congo (Congo-Kinshasa)
Humanitarian & Development
Implementation of an epidemiological monitoring tool to monitor the response to cholera in real time.
Mali
Humanitarian & Development
Re-establishment of the drinking water supply system for the village of Séro, in western Mali.
World
Humanitarian & Development
Benchmark of studies on the impact of micro-organisms in reducing fecal sludge in latrines in emergency situations carried out by humanitarian stakeholders.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Development of educational activities on the protection of reptiles in the Var.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Creation of educational workshops on the theme of water.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Development of a solution for the collection, storage, and recycling of cigarette butts via a connected unit
Mali
Humanitarian & Development
Improving water supply in Sénou (a district of Bamako in Mali)
Niger
Humanitarian & Development
Raising awareness of ecology and helping women through a dedicated centre in Niamey (Niger).
Armenia
Environment & Biodiversity
Decontaminating the beaches of Lake Sevan in Armenia, in order to protect its ecosystem and its value for the tourist industry.
United States
Humanitarian & Development
Eco-friendly restoration of neighbourhoods in California – pilot project
Madagascar
Social & Employment
Developing a processing chain that transforms low-quality local Madagascan alcohol into denatured medical alcohol that is both useful and good for the economy.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Purchasing a van to transport work scheme employees to its green space maintenance sites in Cap Sizun
Vietnam
Social & Employment
Computer programming, driving socio-professional integration in Vietnam
Cameroon
Humanitarian & Development
In Bafoussam, a major town in northwest Cameroon, the children attending the French-speaking Centre Culturel Victor Hugo don’t have drinking water. A borehole has been dug and a water supply system put in place by an Ardèche-based association, Asomocam.
Burkina Faso
Humanitarian & Development
Developing a mosquito repellent soap to fight malaria
World
Environment & Biodiversity
By making articles by academics and researchers available, The Conversation aims to disseminate knowledge more effectively: its reviews of topical issues are taken up by the traditional media. A section dedicated to the circular economy is being developed with the support of the Veolia Foundation.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Creation of an innovative method of raising environmental awareness among neurodiverse children, particularly children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and training for teaching staff.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Participation in an event to raise public awareness of biodiversity through the creation of a plant and human installation in Avenue Foch in Paris.
France
Humanitarian & Development
Forum organised by Ahimsa Fund on the theme of health for all
France
Social & Employment
Creation of a social biscuit factory giving homeless people a path back to work.
Benin
Humanitarian & Development
Increase sterilization capacity of medical instruments at two major health centers in Nikki, Benin, by installing solar-powered autoclaves.
France
Social & Employment
Create a traveling "food market" in Paris run by refugee and immigrant cooks.
Togo
Social & Employment
Promote the emancipation of Togolese women by supporting the development of income-generating economic activities.
Philippines
Humanitarian & Development
Build a drinking water supply network in a district of Tacloban in The Philippines which was devastated by typhoon Yolanda in 2013.
Belgium
Social & Employment
Support for a reception centre in Belgium for people with mental disabilities, focusing on environment related educational activities.
France
Social & Employment
Educational programme designed to stop students dropping out of education and delivered by volunteer company employees
France
Social & Employment
Helping the most socially-excluded people with the donation boxes scheme
France
Environment & Biodiversity
A pilot initiative to better understand new forms of water contamination, characterize them, and assess the effectiveness of tertiary treatment on their elimination.
France
Environment & Biodiversity
Office furniture upcycling and recycling job creation
Burkina Faso
Humanitarian & Development
Boosting the capabilities of septic tank manual cleaners in Ouagadougou
Madagascar
Humanitarian & Development
Experimenting with a new decentralized electrification model: nano grids.