Behinderung und Entwicklungs­zusammen­arbeit e.V.

Sri Mayapur Vikas Sangha in Nadia, India

The non-governmental organisation Sri Mayapur Vikas Sangha works for the responsible well-being of women and children in the poor, rural areas of the Sri Mayapur region through education, organisation and empowerment. This well-being includes sustainable livelihoods, social equality and justice, and economic growth.

It also aims to promote self-reliance through community participation and initiatives.

Sri Mayapur Vikas Sangha (SMVS) supports 300 women's self-help groups, with about 3,000 members in total, including women with disabilities. Their aim is to promote the development of the region towards better conditions while preserving the natural and cultural heritage of the Sri Mayapur region in Nadia district of West Bengal.

Especially in the current Corona crisis, bezev supports the organisation SMVS in their work to protect local people in the Sri Mayapur region from Corona. The organisation urgently needs donations for the purchase and distribution of hygiene items such as masks and disinfectants. They are also keen to educate people about health and hygiene measures.

You can donate here: Corona donation campaign

More information about the organisation can be found on their homepage: Sri Mayapur Vikas Sangha

An SMVS staff member distributes hygiene items during the Corona pandemic

An SMVS staff member distributes hygiene items during the Corona pandemic