Church World Service (CWS)

Service chrétien mondial
Servicio Mundial de Iglesias

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History

1946, New York NY (USA), by 16 Protestant denominations.

Aims

Provide relief and care worldwide.

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Activities

Set up:

 • Family Life and Population Program - Church World Service (FLPP-CWS) in 1965;

 • Church World Service Aids for the Horn of Africa in 1980.

Consultative Status

United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) (Special); United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 4 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 48 non-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 0 countries
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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 13: Climate ActionGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal

UIA Org ID

G0538

Last News Received

2016
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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