World Vision International (WVI)

Organisation internationale de perspective mondiale
Visión Mundial Internacional (VMI)

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Contact Details

URL: http://www.wvi.org/

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Founded

1950-09-22 Portland OR USA

History

Founded as World Vision and, in 1966, as World Vision Relief Organization. Present name adopted 1966.

Aims

Serve as an non-denominational Christian humanitarian agency working for the well-being of poor and vulnerable people, especially children, through sustainable development, disaster relief, raising public awareness and advocating for justice.

Events

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Activities

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Structure

World Vision International Council (meets every 3 years); International Board. International Executive Office; Brussels and European Representation; Geneva and UN Liaison Office; New York and UN Liaison Office. Regional Offices: East Africa (Nairobi, Kenya); South Asia and Pacific (Singapore, Singapore); East Asia (Bangkok, Thailand); Southern Africa (Randburg, South Africa); Latin America and Caribbean (Clayton, Panama and San José, Costa Rica); West Africa (Dakar, Senegal); Middle East and Eastern Europe (Nicosia, Cyprus). Also includes: E-XM6434 - VisionFund International.

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions

UIA Org ID

XC4317

Last News

2020

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