Our Areas of Focus

Livelihoods & Food Security  View all

Chickens Make Change

Featured project - Republic of the Union of Myanmar:

Chickens Make Change

So often, TEAR’s partners find that women like Daw Pauk Sa (pictured) are the ones that…

Environmental Sustainability  View all

Safeguarding the Environment - Nepal

Featured project - Nepal:

Safeguarding the Environment - Nepal

Caring for the Environment No matter how much money you’ve got, a clean and green…

Strengthening Civil Society  View all

Shaping Government Policy for Mental Health, Nepal

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Shaping Government Policy for Mental Health, Nepal

Shaping Government Policy for Mental Health While most advocacy undertaken through…

Disaster Relief & Recovery  View all

Living Here and There: Sri Lanka’s Displaced

Featured project - Sri Lanka:

Living Here and There: Sri Lanka’s Displaced

For most people “home” is more than a place to live; it’s a place of…

Health  View all

Zimbabwean mother volunteers to support the hearing-impaired community

Featured project - Zimbabwe:

Zimbabwean mother volunteers to support the hearing-impaired community

It’s a tough job raising a child with a disability. For Petronella Muchidza, finding a…

Education  View all

Educating children at school, kitchen garden techniques and skills.

Featured project - Laos:

Educating children at school, kitchen garden techniques and skills.

Kitchen gardens in schools have sprouted in popularity in recent years, helping to teach a…

Women's Empowerment  View all

Women’s Groups in Mazar, Afghanistan

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Women’s Groups in Mazar, Afghanistan

With years of experience living and working in Afghanistan, Phil Sparrow doubted that…

Water & Sanitation  View all

Community Development Program: Safe Water

Featured project - Afghanistan:

Community Development Program: Safe Water

Safe water Poor quality water can lead to health issues and illness that prevents people from…

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