The NGO S.I.S.P. is a non-profit, charitable organisation working in the coastal region south of Trivandrum (South Kerala, India) in and around the slums of Vizhinjam Fishing Harbor, founded in 1996 by 2 Belgians, Paul Van Gelder and Werner Fynaerts.

S.I.S.P. works with and for the poorest to improve their lives by:

  • free second chance education for school drop-outs
  • family welfare (financial aid, food support, medical care, old age care,...)
  • women empowerment
  • social employment for single and/or destitute mothers and unemployed youth

S.I.S.P. center has an explicit commitment to be open to all irrespective his/her cast, sex or religion