STIMULATING LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT THROUGH P.E.A.C.E HUBS IN RURAL COMMUNITIES
ERP’s strategy is the protection and preservation elephants and rhinos in the wild, through poverty alleviation. Our poverty alleviation methodology covers Planning, Education, Agriculture, Cooperatives and Environment (P.E.A.C.E.). Central to the model is the strategic delivery of a network of cooperatively run P.E.A.C.E. Hubs within a local municipality, district municipality or traditional land area.
Kekana Gardens Project Update
On Thursday 25th May 2017, ERP held workshops at Kekana Gardens with the local business entities together with the informal waste collectors in the area. The purpose of the workshop was to give all parties an understanding of how ERP works and to gain buy from the community on the different interventions we would want to introduce in the area.
#Bikes4ERP Crowdfunding Initiative
Imagine a life in which you must walk over 3 hours a day just for the “privilege” of being able to attend school. In addition to the vast distance, you cross rugged terrain, endure extreme weather conditions and face possible physical injury. By the time you return home, you barely have time to do your chores, let alone your homework.