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Equality Now creates linkages between the voices and experiences of women and girls and the governmental, community and private institutions that govern their lives; mobilizes national and international public pressure on behalf of their stated needs; and brings together individuals and organizations sharing this common vision of human equality.
We are a global champion for the human rights of women and girls. We use our powerful networks to find, fund, and amplify the courageous work of women who are building social movements and challenging the status quo. By shining a spotlight on critical issues, we rally communities of advocates who take action and invest money to empower women.
Women Deliver is a leading global advocate that champions gender equality and the health and rights of girls and women. Our advocacy drives investment—political and financial— in the lives of girls and women. We harness evidence and unite diverse voices to spark commitment to gender equality. And we get results. Anchored in sexual and reproductive health, we advocate for the rights of girls and women across every aspect of their lives.
In the wake of September 11, 2001, a group of Los Angeles media instructors and professionals gathered to discuss the tragedy. They were determined to “go global” and make a major, long-term impact on the world community.The Teen International Media Exchange (TIME) was born, and found a home at the Media Academy at Grover Cleveland High School in Reseda, CA, where two of the founders teach.Today, TIME is a non-profit organization with an explicit mission: to empower the energy of teenagers and the dynamic power of the media to create a peaceful, cooperative world community.
PLAY International is a charity founded in 1999 on a conviction: sport is a source of solutions to our societal challenges. Its mission is to cocreate and implement education and inclusion projects for children and youth in vulnerable situations, using sport and sport games as educational tools. The NGO works in particular on issues such as access to and retention in school, gender equalitý, community reconciliation, health prevention, environmental education, living together, changing the way we look at disability... Since its creation, it has implemented educational and humanitarian projects, in France and internationally in 20 countries, for the benefit of nearly one million children.
DTI's mission is to save millions of lives by advancing organ donations and transplantation training. ------ OUR COMMITMENT 1. Raise organ donations around the world 2. Improve society's quality of life 3. Support regenerative medicine ----- AT DTI, we advise and support public and private international entities of the health sector in the creation, development and strengthening of networks, programs, services and / or research in donation and transplantation of organs, tissues and human cells, with the aim of improving the quality of life of the people.
Our international initiatives aim to support the change we want to see in the world by empowering and encouraging student change agents and supporting them in actively creating shifts in the way curricula are structured and developed. Our focus is on economics and management education, including multiple transdisciplinary perspectives and learning approaches. With our work, we provide fertile ground for the leaders of tomorrow to grow and learn: Our philosophy is that to support individuals in becoming sustainability leaders, education has to focus on fostering students to have "...an enhanced understanding of themselves, their abilities and desires, as well as a more profound understanding of their fellow humans and the world they inhabit. For over 30 years we have been continuously innovating with formats that provide platforms for learning, creating and sharing solutions: social labs, conferences, webinars, workshops, simulation games, learning journeys are just some examples. At oikos, we have been coming together as a global community of student change agents for over 30 years. Spread in over 20 countries and 50 cities worldwide, we organize on campus to raise awareness for sustainability and transform our own education.
Providing financial, material, legal and organizational assistance to individuals, in particular those in need of humanitarian and medical assistance, as well as providing assistance to organizations in the amount and in accordance with applicable law. Establishment and implementation of assistance programs for children, youth and students, the elderly and victims of repression, refugees or people in financial difficulties.
The association AOF (www.aoef.at) is the umbrella organization of 15 autonomous women's shelters in Austria and has been located in Vienna in the district of Margareten for 30 years. The aim of the umbrella organisation was and is to create a platform and representation for professional exchange and, together with the women's shelter employees, to make public, de-tabuise, inform and sensitize society to the enormously large socio-political issue of domestic violence against women and children. Lobbying, service, coordination and public relations work for the autonomous women's shelters in Austria is one of the core work of the association AOF. Other areas of focus of the association are: violence prevention at all levels (primary, secondary and tertiary prevention), information work, awareness raising, awareness raising, education, concrete help and counselling for people affected by violence with a focus on women and children. Public relations and campaigning, networking and cooperation with important organisations and networks, lobbying for women and children, basic scientific work, preparation of publications and information on the topic of violence, implementation and organisation of training courses, seminars and workshops for various target and professional groups, meetings and conferences as well as the handling of numerous EU projects with different topics. The association is currently leading a two-year EU project focusing on multi-institutional cooperation in violence against older women.