Adventist Development and Relief Agency International (ADRA)

Agence Adventiste d'aide et de développement
Agencia Adventista de Desarrollo y Recursos Asistenciales
Adventistische Entwicklungs- Und Katastrophenhilfe

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History

1956, as Seventh-day Adventist Welfare Service (SAWS). Name modified, 1973, to Seventh-day Adventist World Service. Reorganized under present name in 1984. EU Liaison Office is on EU Transparency Register: 84615015169-54.

Aims

Reflect the character of God through humanitarian and developmental activities; actively support communities in need; provide assistance in situations of crisis or chronic distress and work toward development of long-term solutions with those affected; work through equitable partnership with those in need to achieve positive and sustainable change in communities; build networks that develop indigenous capacity, appropriate technology and skills at all levels; develop and maintain relationships with partners to provide effective channels for mutual growth and action; promote and expand equitable and participatory involvement of women in the development process; advocate for, and assist in, increased use of community capacity to care for and responsibly manage natural resources of their environment; facilitate the right and ability of all children to attain their full potential and assist in assuring the child's survival to achieve that potential.

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Activities

Humanitarian/emergency aid.

Structure

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Financing

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Consultative Status

United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) (General).

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 27 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 64 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 122 countries
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Type I Classification

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal

UIA Org ID

F1011

Last News Received

2016
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