ACT TODAY TO CREATE THE CONDITIONS FOR A BETTER TOMORROW
FONDATION ALBATROS IS A FAMILY RUN PHILANTHROPIC ORGANISATION GOVERNED BY SWISS LAW AND BASED IN GENEVA.
Since 2008, Fondation Albatros has been supporting social and humanitarian organisations involved in the improvement of the living conditions and prospects of underprivileged populations through the implementation of sustainable solutions.
The Foundation is particularly involved in the area of education, first lever of development. In addition, to promote women's education belongs to its objectives.
The Foundation favors community approaches which simultaneously offer answers the the various aspects of life of an human being (health, education, housing, employment,...) allowing him to empower himself in the most balanced manner.
The Foundation supports in priority sustainable actions and participative approaches as they allow individuals and community to take on their responsibilities.
The Fondation welcomes both private and public partnerships.
Since 2015, the Albatros Foundation is a member of SwissFoundations.
Pour un Sourire d’Enfant (PSE), a partner of the Albatros Foundation in Cambodia, works for the education and vocational training of children living in very precarious conditions. The educational catch-up method, developed by the NGO in its Phnom-Penh Centre, enables out-of-school children aged from 10 to 14 to reach the standard expected at the end of primary school in 1, 2 or 3 years of accelerated study. In partnership with the Cambodian Ministry of Education, the method is being implemented in state schools in 5 provinces in Cambodia. The project, developed over 3 years (2015 to 2017), provides access to school for 6000 children every year.
The documentary "LES PEPITES" follows the story of the association "Pour un Sourire d'Enfant" which provides access to high quality education for the most underprivileged children in Phnom Penh.
Go to the Facebook page for the film