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About us

SWERA | Sustainable Working for Empowerment & Resource Advancement works to empower communities defined by specific interests or geographic areas to become socially, economically and political more competent to address the challenges they face.


SWERA promotes excellence through advice, training, publications and project support to individuals, community groups & voluntary organizations to achieve their development goals.



SWERA envisions that empowered communities can make this world free from hunger, poverty and injustice.



SWERA promotes progressive and integrated development solutions that empower local communities to address their social, economic and civic issues.


Core Values

At SWERA, we believe in:

> Innovation

> Localism

> Empowerment

> Participation


Development Focus

Communities defined by geographic areas or specific interests, are primary target of SWERA’s activities:


> Underserved Communities (Poorest of the Poor)

> Women

> Young People