Amenities → Villages
Organizations relating to Villages
Village Enterprise Fund / San Carlos CA, USA / Est. 1987
European Council for the Village and Small Town / Tenterden, UK / Est. 1984
Coopération internationale de promotion et aides au développement / Othée, Belgium / Est. 1995
SOS Children's Villages International / Innsbruck, Austria / Est. 1949
Village Ministries International / Oklahoma City OK, USA
Operation Romanian Villages International / La Louvière, Belgium / Est. 1988
Ten Thousand Villages / Akron PA, USA / Est. 1946
International Village Meetings / Buenos Aires, Argentina / Est. 1995
Energy 4 Impact / London, UK / Est. 2002
CISV International / Newcastle upon Tyne, UK / Est. 1950
Research and Action Group for Rural Development in the Third World / Montreuil, France / Est. 1969
World Villages for Children / London, UK / Est. 1964
Hermann Gmeiner Funds, Germany / Munich, Germany / Est. 1963
International Cover Crop Clearinghouse / Tegucigalpa, Honduras / Est. 1990
Global Village for Rehabilitation and Development, India / Orissa, India
International Forum of Towns and Villages in Graz / Graz, Austria / Est. 1976
ICOMOS International Committee on Historic Towns and Villages / Munich, Germany / Est. 1982
Technology and Action for Rural Advancement / Delhi, India / Est. 1985
Village Earth / Fort Collins CO, USA / Est. 1993
Villages of Hope-Africa / Mississauga ON, Canada / Est. 1999
European Association for Rural Development and Village Renewal / St Pölten, Austria / Est. 1988
United Villages / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 2011
World Problems relating to VillagesFrom the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential
Involuntary mass resettlement
Disruptive migration of rural population to cities
Underdeveloped community leadership
Community expertise drain
Excessive mobility of village populations
Lack of sanitation in rural areas
Lack of urgency in village operations
Decline in local community spirit
Restricted scope of local employment
Environmental exigencies in tropical villages
Undue control of prices by intermediaries
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.
Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.
UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.
* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.