Ethnic Minorities


Ethnic diversity in order to keep people in a political inferiority status. Maya in Guatemala are an example, "untouchable" people in India or Nepal's caste system are another one.

Few times ethnic diversity is recognised as an added value to the whole society. 

In this perspective GRT offers support projects. 

Nepal

In Nepal GRT has been dealing mostly with ethnic minorities and child protection by working closely with local partners. At the same time, after having carefully examined the needs of the country, GRT has also worked with topics such as violence against women and traffic of human beings, especially women and children. The work has mostly been focused on the causes that bring people to be victims, like extreme poverty, family breakdown, domestic violence or gender discrimination. 

GRT has then supported Nepal during the earthquake of 2015 as well as helping the country with the project HelpLine, to defend and promote children's rights in different contexts such as family, school and community.