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
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.
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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Operates as a network of national entities, each autonomous and governed by its own board. Central office in Silver Spring MD (USA). Regional offices (9): Africa; Asia; Euro-Africa; Euro-Asia; Inter-America; North America; South America; South Pacific; Trans-Europe.
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