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Together we can give children all over the world a good education, the security of a family and the chance to be happy, as all children should. Come and join the Helpcode community.

About us

At Helpcode, we support education and training for children with innovative, practical solutions that improve their physical and mental wellbeing. We work all over the world, in emergency situations and on an everyday basis.
With courage and transparency.

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What we do

This is our mission: to provide a good education for every child in Italy and all around the world. We strive to provide a healthy childhood, mental wellbeing and gender equality for every boy and girl. You can help us succeed.


We support and improve access to good education and regular school attendance at every level, fostering inclusion and continued learning.

Water and sanitation

We bring clean water and basic healthcare to schools and communities around the world, helping prevent unsafe sanitation.


We save lives and help meet the basic needs of communities affected by natural disasters and manmade emergencies.

Nutrition and agriculture

We fight child malnutrition in Italy and beyond by providing education and food programmes in schools and communities.

Gender equality

We combat gender discrimination and stereotypes, supporting equal opportunities for all girls and boys.

Child protection

We fight all forms of child abuse, enabling all children to achieve their dreams in the communities where they live.

Environment and Climate Change

We promote a concept of citizenship as belonging to the global community. We educate about sustainable development in order to reduce human impact and safeguard the environment through concrete actions to fight climate change.


We protect the health of mothers and children through medical visits, vaccination campaigns, and medical staff training.

Where we are

Helpcode world-wide

We operate in Italy and 7 countries in Africa and Asia to build a better future. For all girls. For all boys.

  • Cambodia
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Italy
  • Libya
  • Mozambique
  • Nepal
  • Tunisia
  • Ukraine
  • Yemen
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We have been operating in Cambodia since 2006, working on projects in the provinces of Sihanoukville, Kampot and Kandal. We focus on young children as the starting point to encourage the country’s socioeconomic development.

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Democratic Republic of the Congo

Over the last few years, the country has been subjected to several complex and drawn-out periods of violence that have primarily affected the civilian population. Young girls and boys bear the brunt of this situation.

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Our work in Italy aims to improve the living conditions of girls and boys, because through them we can bring about concrete change in the communities in which they will grow up. We promote initiatives to support their education, wellbeing and development.

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In 2017, we decided to intervene in Libya. The devastating humanitarian situation drove us to begin operating in a country where the civilian population is suffering the terrible consequences of the protracted political crisis.

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We have been operating in Mozambique since 1988. It was the first country where we intervened to defend the right of boys and girls to be children. Today, we work in around 144 communities in the provinces of Maputo, Sofala and Inhambane.

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We have been working in Nepal since 2003; we operate in 42 villages in the districts of Chitwan, Makwanpur, Kathmandu and Lalitpur. Our projects aim to improve the living conditions of boys and girls in the country’s most remote areas.

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Since 2017, we have been working in Tunisia towards peace education and prevention of violent extremism aimed at teenagers and young people.

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In Ukraine and neighboring countries, we are active in the areas of protection, mental health and material aid to provide assistance to refugees and communities most affected by the conflict.

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The most serious worldwide humanitarian crisis is ongoing in Yemen. The conflict that began in 2015, combined with a series of natural disasters and health emergencies, has brought the country to total collapse.

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Together we can eradicate educational poverty from the planet. Come and join the Helpcode community.

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Stories and news

Hello, we’re the boys and girls, parents and communities that Helpcode supports. We’d like to share our stories.
And we’re the staff who work every day to improve the lives of the most vulnerable. We’ll take you into the field to see our activities.

Become a partner

Alongside your business goals, your company could make a real social impact.

Together, we can build a tailor-made project for your business.

Some of our partners

With over 150 years of history, RINA is a Group divided into five Businesses with solutions aimed at innovation, the environment and sustainability: Marine, Energy, Business Assurance, Transport and Infrastructures, IFIs Banks and Investors.

Always alongside children, MSC Cruises hosts Helpcode on board its ships to organize fundraising and promotional events.

The Benfante Group aims at the circular economy as a new business model. The company is based on a regenerative industrial system: it involves the transition from the concept of the end of life of the products to that of continuous reconstruction.

Spray is a constantly evolving company, founded in 1998 with the aim of developing sportswear and accessories collections with the use of innovative materials.

Hasbro is a responsible company that works according to ethical standards and codes of conduct. Toy safety, respect for workers, and ongoing research are the pillars on which Hasbro’s business is based.