Boost Project
Project Rahampitso: Boost the economy of Farafangana in Madagascar

In Progress

01.09.2019 -
Our mission is to boost sustainability in the area of Farafangana, South-East of the island of Madagascar.

Project Rahampitso (meaning "tomorrow") is the association's 2019-2021 project whose goal is to fight child malnutrition & boost self-sufficiency through organic farming.

The association will achieve this goal by creating a development hub on 10ha of land leased in the area.

The objectives of the development hub are:

1. Better health & education for kids
* Construction of kitchen, cantine, communal area
* Construction of bungalows (for staff)
* Usage of solar energy
* Preparation of nutritious food
* Give first aid
* Run sustainability program

2. Organic farming: Self-sufficiency & Exports
* Fertile country, spring water for irrigation
* 90% of locals are farmers
* Subsistence farming - Livestock enclosures
* Exports (vanilla, pepper, herbs, cocoa,...)
* Guided by agronomists
* Sales via Malagasy legal entities

3. Eco-tourism: Perfect for voluntravelers
* Biodiversity & endemic species
* Construction of solar-powered bungalows
* Sport & leisure activities

4. Local job creation
* Land & construction
* Farming
* General work (security, catering, maintenance)
* Hire sustainability program graduates

Next Steps:
* Raise funds
* Plan land preparation & construction
* Plan inspiring 12 day voluntravel in April 2020
* Find sponsor for sustainability program

All funding options are secure :

* Click "DONATE" to support the action with an amount of your choice and pay by credit card.

* By bank transfer to : Boost SàRL, La Tour-de-Peilz, Switzerland. IBAN: CH320025525511508901A. BIC/SWIFT: UBSWCHZH80A

Thank you for your help.
Philippe & Stéphane JONIN
The Mada-Challenge association is established in the canton of Freiburg in Switzerland since 2017. Our goal is to bring aid to the island of Madagascar, more specifically to the Southeast area of Farafangana.


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