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About us


Secodev is a non-governmental organisation based in Geneva for the past 50 years. We are committed to reversing the process of impoverishment of rural populations in the southern hemisphere by empowering its people to become agents of change and to derive a sustainable income from their work. To this end, we have already supported more than 650 projects worldwide. 

Mission and objectives

Mission, vision, values

Secodev’s primary mission is to reverse the process of impoverishment of populations living in rural areas. The deep desire to tackle poverty inflicted on highly vulnerable populations in the Southern hemisphere drives the organisation.

Country projects

Vision and strategy
Secodev recognises that improving people’s living conditions impacts not only the country’s development, but also stability and peace.

Help us in our action

Country projects