Thomas Lommel, OLIVEDA founder, in Senegal for the construction of wells committed. Ten years after founding the cult beauty brand OLIVEDA, founder Thomas Lommel 2013 his initiative OLIVEDA starts for Africa”, a water project in Senegal. Center for Responsible Business recognizes the significance of this. Especially in a firms year which was marked by product innovation, expansion and glamour by OLIVEDA brand Ambassador Barbara Becker, now is a good time to give more depth to the beauty brand of the olive tree. In Europe we undermine the Africans. “We forget often, as necessary and luxurious a proper water supply, is actually just in a water-scarce country like Senegal this is not self-evident”, Lommel, which itself several times in the villages of Mhaba and Pellew, 80 km from Senegal’s capital Dakar, was and is packed with says. The social development here is amazing and at the same time concern: mobile phones are an everyday clean water for people in Senegal and newborns, however, is a rarity. Credit: Eliot Lauer-2011. This has motivated me to help.” After an Honorable ceremony with the tribal elders Lommel sets itself the first sod at the 30.08.2013 to the first OLIVEDA for Africa “fountain in Senegal, and as a sign to do good to people in need.
Almost 3.5 months later, three wells are completed just in time for Christmas and local people give the ability to care for themselves, first and foremost better feed and wash. Motto: Each hectare counts! The target is until mid 2104 for every hectare of olive tree country, we invest in the with cosmetic OLIVEDA cult in the fountain of beauty, to build a water well in Africa”, so Thomas Lommel. Accordingly 50 wells in the African region should be realized until late August 2014 total by your own project manager on-site drilled or dug by hand. OLIVEDA promotes personal development and the unique potential of local people with the wells on the second line. Especially young people are made aware of the project and get a future in their homeland, without having to pull away. You can track their traditions and local create something, E.g. in the field of agriculture.
So they have the chance to do more than the unknown, strange distance in their increasingly promising country. “” Outlook: 2014 also building schools and Jack OLIVEDA planned for Africa “tree society 2014 will be the olive” incorporated Foundation implemented from 2014, the construction of schools and clinics. It is particularly important to establish common schools for several villages and establishing interfaces between the neighbouring villages. With these steps, OLIVEDA brings back the water not only Africans, but promotes the formation and preservation of culture as well as food and health, also significantly. Contact: OLIVEDA Switzerland AG Thomas Lommel Aesche suburb 71, CH-4051 Basel Tel.: + 41 61 225 42 40 E-Mail: General OLIVEDA, headquartered in Switzerland, was founded by Thomas Lommel. The natural cosmetic products are manufactured in pure handwork and based on the fresh juice of the Olive leaf based on ancient Klosterrezepturen from the Mediterranean area.