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Stiftung Calcutta Rescue

Fundraising for Calcutta Rescue in Kolkata, India

Association pour la sauvegarde du Leman

It takes concrete action in the field through its various activities It raises awareness among the inhabitants of the whole Lake Geneva area through information campaigns, the organisation of conferences, exhibitions, etc. It offers a vast programme of activities for young people It participates in the drafting of laws. In particular, the ASL intervened to obtain a ban on phosphates in laundry products. It promotes sanitation measures. The ASL is thus helping to stop the introduction of pollutants, and real progress has been made.

Kickcancer

We have a beautiful mission: we want to cure every child's cancer. Find new treatments, improve existing ones, and kick children's cancer to send it far, far away forever and may it never come back!

PLAN INTERNATIONAL ESPANA

Plan International Espana is an international development and humanitarian organisation which strives for a just world that advances children's rights and equality for girls. We focus our action to: - empower women, young and communities to make vital changes that tackle root causes of discrimination, poverty, exclusion and vulnerability; - drive change in practice and policy at local, national and global levels through our experience. - Work with young to prepare for and respond to crises and adversity; - support the safe progression of children from birth to adulthood. Plan International is committed to safeguarding of women and young people. We are an organization that works to defend, promote and protect children's rights in order to achieve societies that respect the rights of all children and enable them to have a life of dignity and a future full of opportunities. We are currently present in 77 countries around the world and we aim to ensure that our work provides lasting benefits to children, their families and communities. One of our main areas of work is the economic empowerment of youth, especially the most vulnerable adolescents and young people, so that they become resilient, acquire knowledge and skills for employment, have access to job opportunities and actively participate in the development of their professional careers. We develop programs aimed at economic security, through training in employability and entrepreneurship skills. o To this end, we seek the commitment of citizens and institutions, and build partnerships to: o Empower children, young people and their communities to generate lasting change that addresses the causes of discrimination against girls, exclusion and vulnerability. o Drive changes in practice and policy at local, national and international levels through our outreach, experience and knowledge of the realities that children experience. o Support children and their communities in adapting and responding to crises and adversity. o Ensuring the safe and positive development of children from birth to adulthood. For 83 years, its work based on social responsibility and transparency has cemented its reputation for ethical, effective and committed humanitarian aid in each of its projects. Plan International is a Foundation that has been working in Spain since 2010 on programs in Spain aimed at raising awareness and empowering Spanish girls and young women about their rights. In 2012, and as a result of the economic crisis and the transformation it brought to the labor market, Plan International started to implement insertion programs for groups at risk of exclusion.

Ayudame3D

The mission of Ayúdame3D is to create and provide 3D-printed prosthetic devices to people with limb differences, regardless of their socioeconomic status. The organization aims to promote a culture of inclusion, empowerment, and innovation, by leveraging technology, education, and community engagement. Ayúdame3D envisions a world where every person with a disability has access to affordable and functional assistive devices that enable them to live with dignity, independence, and full participation in society.

Epicene

To promote equality between trans* and cisgender people in all areas of society, in particular by fighting against exclusion and discrimination of any kind based on gender identity disorders; to promote research, development and implementation of medical and paramedical knowledge for trans* people, in particular: in the analysis and support of gender identity disorders, in the management of transition (hormone therapy, surgery, dermatology. .), in the medical and paramedical follow-up specific to trans* people throughout their lives (urology, gynecology, hormone therapy, psychotherapy...); to promote and support diversity and the inclusion of trans* people in the school, university, training, professional and artistic environments; to promote contact between trans* people and associations defending the interests of trans* people; to participate, with other associations, groups, foundations, etc., to participate, together with other associations, groups, foundations, etc., in international activities aiming at one or more of the goals defined in the present statutes; to represent and defend the interests of trans* persons on an individual or collective basis, excluding the regularization of their residence permits; to support any trans* person facing difficulties related to his or her gender identity disorder; the association has no profit-making purpose.

Olympic Refuge Foundation

We are shaping a movement to ensure young people affected by displacement thrive through safe sport Sport has the power to have the most incredible impact on young lives. We are uniting leaders, businesses, coaches and young refugees from across the world to create a team with purpose, a team like no other. We all share one goal - for displaced young people to find belonging through sport, and shape their own futures, their way. Having been through the unimaginable hardship of displacement, on this team they will find somewhere to feel at home again. Somewhere they can develop the skills to succeed in life and truly thrive. Sport can be the springboard for a future that didn't seem possible. Helping young people find their place in the world, find success in their dream career. Or even finding themselves at the Olympic Games. Together we can help them discover a future full of opportunity, fuelled by the Olympic spirit. Our work It is easy to take the feeling of home for granted. That sense of being safe, welcome and respected. For young people uprooted by conflict, persecution or disaster, sport can offer a safe haven. Sport can develop stronger ties in communities, provide opportunities to learn new skills, build networks and improve health. We want to ensure 1 million young people access safe sport by 2024. To do this we're focused on making an impact in three areas: Access - making sure more young people affected by displacement can access and benefit from safe sport, for instance, through our programmes of sport- and play-based activities and upskilling coaches and through the Refugee Olympic Team. Adoption - ensuring that the role of safe sport in supporting young refugees is widely understood and used, for instance, encouraging national governments to include safe sport in their refugee response frameworks. Collective action - mobilising multiple partnerships to create sustained change, and improving the way sport is used to support young people affected by displacement. Together we can achieve more.

Associacao Native Scientist

Broaden the horizons and spark interest in science of underserved children through science outreach educational programmes

The International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Youth and Student Organisation

IGLYO - The International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex (LGBTQI) Youth & Student Organisation is the world's largest LGBTQI youth and student network, counting more than 100 Member Organisations in over 40 countries across the Council of Europe Region. IGLYO's mission is to strengthen the rights of LGBTQI youth, fight for equality and inclusion, and empower LGBTQI youth voices. IGLYO represents the diverse rights and intersectional needs of LGBTQI young people and works hard to ensure that their futures are bright. We achieve our objectives through international training and events, targeted capacity building programmes, intercultural exchanges and peer learning, thematic research and advocacy actions, online tools and resources, digital story-telling and campaigning, networking activities, and more. Since our establishment in 1984, IGLYO has been growing steadily with new Members joining every year. Our Members are organisations who represent and/or support LGBTQI youth and/or students, work with LGBTQI youth or issues, comprise mainly of LGBTQI youth, or have a specific department working for/with youth.

YFU Bulgaria

YFU Bulgaria's mission and aims can be enlisted as follows (non-extensive list): - promoting the development and affirmation of spiritual values, education, and culture; - supporting social integration and personal fulfilment - nurturing the traits for a new system of values and consciousness of world citizens in young people; - providing assistance in overcoming barriers to communication and helping quality professional realization; - expanding the opportunity for young people to rediscover the importance of family and homeland and its spiritual values and national traditions; - developing in young people the ability for initiative, civic and social responsibility; - promoting the development of a sense of belonging.

PluSport Behindertensport Schweiz

Forderung des Sportes fur Menschen mit einer Behinderung und Integration derselben durch den Sport; Ermoglichung einer sinnvollen sportlichen Betatigung fur Menschen mit einer Behinderung unter Einbezug der behindertenspezifischen Anforderungen und Gegebenheiten; Beitrag zur Verbesserung der Selbstandigkeit und Lebensqualitat und zu erhohtem Verstandnis fur Menschen mit einer Behinderung in der Gesellschaft; Wahrnehmung der Interessen des schweizerischen Behindertensportes national und international vom Breitensport bis zum Hochleistungssport.

Association ESPAS (Espace de Soutien et de Prevention - Abus sexuels)

ESPAS is a non-profit association, composed of professionals (psychologists, psychotherapists, social workers), which works with people confronted with sexual abuse. Present in two Swiss regions (cantons of Vaud and Valais), it offers therapeutic support for people affected by this type of violence as well as their families. Our objective is to allow them to find a serene life, in the respect of their integrity. At the same time, it offers prevention for organizations offering activities to minors and people with disabilities.