Working with people affected by leprosy

A one-room school

Access to the village

Awarding prizes

Filter training

Isolated in an isolated village

Maowangdong Village


Resilience personified

School children

Transferring bees

Women chatting

Wound care

In partnership with Anesvad, The Impact Effect provides support to HANDA Rehabilitation and Welfare Association - an NGO which is based in China and which focuses on the rehabilitation of people affected by leprosy (PAL).

The purpose of the assignment is to establish a successful bee-keeping and honey production social enterprise which helps PAL with sustainable income generation. Importantly it also enables social change including increased self-confidence, reintegration with society, and enhanced livelihood skills.