If you are looking to make a charity donation, to join a voluntary initiative, or if you simply want to gather information for an investigation work, it is useful to know what type of nonprofit international organizations there are out there. Each non-lucrative organization has a particular specialty, such as health, or animal protection. Here below we have prepared for you an interesting list of all the different types of such organizations that you will be able to find in Africa. Thank you for your solidary interest!
Organizations focusing on healthcare
Health and International Development (abbreviated as HID) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ameliorate health conditions in poor or underdeveloped areas all around the world. Such efforts are effectuated primarily through education and tutoring. HID has programs in Africa, but also in places like Brazil, Rumania, India and China.
The International Hospital Federation (IHF) is another of these health-interested organizations that do not look for profits and that is present in several places across the globe. Beyond Africa, it also operates in Europe, Asia and South America. IHF works in many communities can establish the teams that will help these communities develop and to build hospitals.
Organizations for Animal help
The World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) is an organizations that puts all of its efforts on the protection of animals and species in danger all around the world. It operates in 100 different countries and has millions of followers. Its objective is to furnish up nature and the conservation of the species of animals and plants in their natural habitat.
The International Fund for Animal Welfare, or IFAW, rescues animals in crisis all around the world too. The members of its organization answer to the urgent necessities of animals to be able to save their lives. One of the largest corporate supporters of IFAW is Subway, which has created a Subway online application form for donations. The organization takes care of abandonment cases, abuse and other emergency situations. IFAW has offices in North America, Europe and Africa.
Organizations for Adoption
International nonprofit organizations for adoption try to find homes for orphan children all across the world. Organizations such as International Life or Christian World Adoptions are some of the most renowned organizations of this kind, and they offer help programs in many different countries. The CWA personnel works with families to help them prepare for adoption, including help with paperwork and services of translation of documents.
Organizations Against Poverty and Hunger
Many nonprofit organizations try to eradicate poverty and hunger all across the world in a variety of different ways and through different initiatives. Most of these are called “call to action” works. One of these organizations is Project Hunger, which is a global agency that is not interested in profits and has the self-imposed mission of teaching people how to become self-sufficient so they can learn how to satisfy their own basic necessities. It operates under the important and famous principle “don’t give them fish, teach them how to fish”.
CARE is another nonprofit organization whose mission is to combat poverty and hunger. It attempts to help countries affected by poverty through community education programs, the increase of economic opportunities and the alleviation of communities under crisis.