Hivos International

2015 Annual Report

The Hivos Annual Report shows how we gave shape to our ideals in Latin America, Africa and Asia in 2015.

 

Combating Corruption

In South Africa, Hivos works closely with partners to root out corrupt practices which are often deeply embedded in the political and legal systems. 

Knowledge Dossiers

Hivos operates at the cutting edge of developments. To stay ahead of the curve, Hivos invests in knowledge creation. Browse through our dossiers for a wealth of insights.

Portraits in Courage

Stories of brave, determined activists who fight for MENA women’s empowerment and influence. Their dream is a just, democratic and equal society in their countries.

Facts & Figures

Worldwide

People reached 18.7 million

Number of partner organisations 758

Number of countries 33

Total income € 60.4 million

Offices abroad 4 regional and 6 local

Number of employees 337

News

Hivos' Open Contracting Data programme presents first results and insights

For Hivos and Article19, the International Open Data Conference (#IODC16) in Madrid on 6 and 7 October marks a turning point. Over the last nine months, we have been getting ready to roll out our global programme on Open Contracting Data. Now armed with strategies and scoping studies, we will share our insights and results with the world from Madrid.

The Africa Biogas Partnership Programme (ABPP) has won the Community Development Programme of the Year Award at the highly regarded East African Power Industry Awards ceremony.  This was in recognition of ABPP’s leading role in establishing the largest commercially viable and market-oriented biogas sector in Africa.

Michael Ndiba lives in Bibirioni, Kiambu County, which is 35km from Nairobi in an area dominated by large commercial farms growing horticultural crops such as fruit trees, flowers and vegetables. The lush green landscape offers a sweeping view of the many subsistence farms on small plots of land owing to the ever-growing population in the area.