Previous activities

Previous activities

Since we have been around for more than 10 years, there are some projects undertaken and completed. The goal and purpose of our development activities are self-help, which means that this is a natural step in the process. Our goal is to support and assist local organizations to independently operate.It is this that leads to long-term development, we should not make organizations dependent on us but support them in their own capacity development towards independence.Here you will find projects that have been around ABCs house but now stands on its own.

ABCs Fair Shop

butikABC store in Lund

For many years, ABC his shop on Wi

nstrupsgatan in Lund. Unfortunately we had to close the store in 2011 when the property owner would use the premises to another. We are now selling our goods at various events, markets ABCs new premises at Swallows India Bangladesh (Spolegatan 4, Lund). Read more …



During the year 2015, ABC have ended a long and successful collaboration with HIMAD. HIMAD (Himalayan Society for Alternative Development) was founded 1995 and have been a collaboration partner of ABC since 1996.
ABC would sincerely like to thank everyone involved for the past fifteen years including our members, donors and wish HIMAD and Ann Ottengrim well with their ongoing work. A review based on interviews with former volunteers from  ABC and HIMAD are available here

The Volunteer Programme

ABC volunteers went to have an exciting and unusual experience, a lifelong memory and made new friendships. By taking part in the mountain culture of the Himalayas and living with people from the native tribal community they were able to assist in HIMAD’s work and learn extensive amounts about assisting individuals and groups of people in need.ent culture than your own.


ABC supports the organization Chilla’s orphanage for the children of prostitutes in Kerala, India. In the past the children lived a very precarious life, but with Chilla they get security and education. Chilla is also working actively to change society’s view of these children.


One Child One Future

Between 2007 and 2012 collaborated ABC with a local organization, Youth and Welfare Association (MYWA) in Tamil Nadu in southern India for the project One Child One Future. ABC supported the children in their schooling. Read more …


ugandaSupport for children

In Uganda, in the town of Mbale at Mt Elgons foot, ABC has previously collaborated with two local organizations to directly support children in financial difficulties. Cooperation with the Organization CRO (Child Restoration Outreach) and OHS (Oxford High School) was completed at the turn of 2008/2009. Read more ...

Education trips


In three innings, ABC has arranged educational trips with Sensus study association. In 2002 we went to Uganda, in 2004, the destination was India, and in 2007 we went to trips to Vietnam and India. Read more …