Directory Tag: Community Development

A New Haiti ⊹ Une Nouvelle Haiti
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Pastor Jean states, “The vision is to create A New Haiti through the strategic training and mentoring of Haitians, in partnership with the global community, in order to create healthy and sustainable Haitian families and communities. This vision can become a reality through the Haitian people loving and valuing themselves, and being loved and valued by others, just as God loves and values them.”

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704.491.7563
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ANewHaiti/U.S.
3111 Country Club Dr
Charlotte, NC 28205
ACTED
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ACTED is an association of French international solidarity which aims to support vulnerable populations around the world.

Since 1993, the international solidarity association ACTED has been responding to the humanitarian needs of populations in crisis situations and to respect for their dignity, while promoting and implementing opportunities for sustainable development by investing in the potential of the region. Man. Independent, private and non-profit, the NGO ACTED (statute association law 1901) works in the respect of a strict political and religious impartiality, according to the principles of non-discrimination and transparency, and the values of responsibility, impact, entrepreneurship, and inspiration. ACTED works to respond to emergencies and build resilience of people to crisis situations, promote inclusive and sustainable growth, and strengthen civil society, good governance and social cohesion. ACTED aims to support vulnerable populations around the world and to support them in building a better future by providing a response tailored to specific needs. Our teams help people affected by crises through a global and local approach, multidisciplinary and adapted to each context. By providing the link between Emergency, Rehabilitation and Development, ACTED’s teams guarantee the usefulness and sustainability of the interventions carried out in times of crisis, because only long-term support – staying on site after the emergency and in involving communities – helps break the cycle of poverty and support people on the road to sustainable development. ACTED is now present on 4 continents and our teams of 4,700 people are involved in 37 countries around the world to deal with emergencies, to support rehabilitation projects and support development dynamics. With its experience in close proximity to the situations and needs of vulnerable communities around the world, ACTED contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals, advocating for an integrated approach, co-construction, and a global partnership. Associated with numerous French, European and international partners, ACTED is committed to promoting and developing innovative approaches and initiatives, humanitarian principles, new solidarities and convergences between private operators.

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+33 1 42 65 33 33
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33 rue Godot de Mauroy (4,574.05 mi)
Paris, France 75 009
Acting for Life
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Acting for Life France is an international solidarity organization set up in 1973 by company managers and directors in partnership with local organizations sharing the same view of a world where everyone has a place. Acting for Life promotes integral, responsible, sustainable, fraternal development.

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ACTING FOR LIFE
40 Avenue de l’Europe
93350 LE BOURGET AEROPORT
Action Against Hunger | ACF-USA
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Action Against Hunger fights hunger through the prevention, detection and treatment of malnutrition, especially during and after emergency situations of war, conflict and natural disaster. To tackle the underlying causes of malnutrition and its effects, we use our expertise in nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy. Integrating our programs with local and national structures helps ensure long-term sustainability.

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+1 (212) 967-7800
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1 Whitehall St, New York, NY
New York, New York 10004
Action Aid
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The activities of ActionAid in Haiti began in 1997. ActionAid Haiti supports poor people’s basic rights and needs, working at a practical level to improve access to basic services. We lobby the government and others for changes to the policies and practices that affect poor people’s lives.

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+509 2943 3846 and 2943 3847
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3, Rue Grandoit Delmas 75
Action For Compassion Ministries
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An Organization dedicated to help local Haitian farmers building a better Haiti for its citizens.

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011-509-4433-1891; (612) 965-3950; (320)305-9182
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Route National #1
Lafiteau, Ouest, Haiti
Action Internationale Contre la Faim (AICF)
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Founded in 1979 by a group of French intellectuals in response to the emergency in Afghanistan. These included Françoise Giroud, Bernard Henri Lévy, Marek Halter, Alfred Kastler (a Nobel Laureate in physics), Guy Sorman, Jacques Attali, and several other doctors, journalists and writers. While the fight against hunger had previously been an element of more general humanitarian action (the fight against poverty, promoting better health, etc.) they founded an organisation that was exclusively dedicated to ending hunger. Action against Hunger is now recognised as one of the leading organisations in the fight against hunger worldwide.

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21,rue Bellevue,Pacot
49, Rue Jean Baptiste, Canapé-Vert
Agrisud International
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Fighting poverty through entrepreneurship

At Agrisud, we do not accept the idea that today almost one billion and a half of individuals are living in poverty and are often experiencing great difficulties to feed themselves daily.

It is well known in the South as in the North that poverty is caused especially by economic exclusion, which gradually leads to social exclusion. We are now convinced that one way of resolving this situation is to help those people back into the economy. How? By helping them become entrepreneurs

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+33 (0)5 57 25 17 06
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48, Rue de la Sablière,
33500 Libourne

26, rue de Lille,
75007 Paris
Agronomes et Vétérinaires Sans Frontières (AVSF)
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AVSF – Agronomes et Vétérinaires Sans Frontières is an officially recognized non-profit association that works for international solidarity and that has been engaged in supporting smallholder farming since 1977.

VSF reaches out to smallholder communities threatened by exclusion and poverty, offering them professional skills in agriculture, livestock farming, and animal health. In this way, AVSF supports these communities as they strive to improve their standard of living, sustainably manage the natural resources upon which they depend, and contribute to the socio-economic development of their local area. AVSF helps them defend their rights and gain better recognition for the role they play in society.

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14, avenue Berthelot
Bâtiment F bis
69007 Lyon
France
Aid for Haiti, Inc.
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Aid for Haiti is built on a foundation of prayer and is committed to changing lives in Haiti through Christ-centered spiritual ministry, medical care, and training to equip Haitians to serve their own communitiesAid for Haiti was birthed out of an invitation to treat a rare condition affecting a village in a remote region of Haiti, when a group of like minded doctors were stirred to pioneer an organization that would, through prayer, combine the gospel of Christ, medical care and training for service to see lives changed and individuals released from physical suffering and spiritual bondage. Through all we do, we seek to glorify Jesus Christ and express his love to the Haitian people. Please consider joining us in this mission.

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931-635-3531
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1367 Old Manchester Rd
Morrison, TN 37357 USA