Development

This page groups together a broad category of development projects. This includes a selection of projects in the areas of health, education, capacity building and overseas development.

All projects were funded through our charity Network for Social Change Charitable Trust, unless indicated as non charitable.

jubliee 2000

Jubilee 2000 Coalition: NSC Major Project
Although an old project, we're proud that Network seed funding enabled the drop the debt campaign resulted in the forgiveness of $36B in unpayable debts of developing countries. 1994-2003: £513,265

basic needs

Basic needs: Centre for Mental Health and development
Funding for a central hub to disseminate their model for mental health development. This helped them win a major award of $1 Million. 2013: £30,000 

Orchid Project: Core funding 
Core funding for a project working for a world free from free from genital cutting. The project is  successfully changing behaviour in West Africa. 2015: £10,000

OYO

Ombetja Yehinga Organisation : HIV/AIDS awareness
Using the performing arts to increase awareness around HIV/AIDS in young people in Namibia. 2016: £14,142

Medical Justice

Medical Justice: Core Funding
Core funding for this charity challenging the indefinite immigration detention of people with severe mental illness. 2014: £17,653

teach a man to fish

Teach a Man to Fish: Education in central America
Supporting schools across central America to set up educational businesses to improve children's opportunities. 2015: £16,485

Anwar Akhtar

Anwar Akhtar Direct: Balakot Project
Raising awareness in UK of socially progressive projects affecting British Pakistanis. 2014:£15,333

"NSC is one of the few funders which provides that precious jewel of 'core funding' - we have been able to maintain key staff, ensure that our core projects continue to thrive and plan for the long-term future of the company."