Thai - German Development Foundation#o#s purpose is to assist
and allocate funds for small projects which further the social
and economic development of Thailand, with specific emphasis
on income generating from agricultural and rural development,
support of self - help programmes at the grass roots level, and
co - operation with other institutions having similar objectives.
To support poor rural villagers in remote areas by improving their
quality of life, economically and socially, in a sustainable manner.
To support poor rural villagers in remote areas (i.e., famer#o#s groups,
women#o#s groups, children and youth, underprivileged group, ethnic
and minority groups) with project funds to be used for income
generating activities, with particular consideration given to the
conservation of natural resources and the environment. By doing so,
THAI - GER FUND will help the rural poor achieve self - reliance
at a sustainable level. THAI - GER FUND also supports projects
specified by particular donors.
1. To assist people organizations in generating income
for poor communities in rural areas through agricultural
and rural development projects those raise the standards
of living health and environment in such communities.
2. To promote viable self - help non - government activities
at the grass - roots level.
3. To co - operate with other institutions having similar objectives.
4. Not to be involved in any political activity.