World Concern International

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History

1955, Seattle WA (USA), as 'Medicine for Missions'. Joined CRISTA Ministries - then known as King's Garden -, 1973, when name changed to World Concern.

Aims

Provide life, opportunity and hope to all; support poor and rural families with clean water, medicine, food, farm animals and seeds for crops; provide care and education for vulnerable children and orphans; provide critical disaster response services in case of natural and man-made disasters.

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Activities

Active in over 30 countries, struggling with extreme poverty, HIV/AIDS, malnutrition, hunger, drought, natural disasters, war and disease. Instrumental in setting up: Christian Veterinary Mission (CVM).

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Staff

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Financing

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 2 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 15 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 14 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 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal

UIA Org ID

F1896

Last News Received

2019
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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